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Code of Civil Procedure - CCP

PART 2. OF CIVIL ACTIONS [307 - 1062.20]

  ( Part 2 enacted 1872. )
  

TITLE 8. OF THE TRIAL AND JUDGMENT IN CIVIL ACTIONS [577 - 674]

  ( Title 8 enacted 1872. )
  

CHAPTER 1.5. Dismissal for Delay in Prosecution [583.110 - 583.430]

  ( Chapter 1.5 added by Stats. 1984, Ch. 1705, Sec. 5. )
  

ARTICLE 3. Mandatory Time for Bringing Action to Trial or New Trial [583.310 - 583.360]
  ( Article 3 added by Stats. 1984, Ch. 1705, Sec. 5. )

  
583.310.  

An action shall be brought to trial within five years after the action is commenced against the defendant.

(Added by Stats. 1984, Ch. 1705, Sec. 5.)