The provisions of this chapter shall be liberally construed and shall be held to be in addition to, and not in substitution for a limitation of, the provisions of any other law. If any provision of this chapter or the application of this chapter to any person or circumstances is held invalid the remainder of the chapter and the application of these provisions to any other person or circumstances shall not be affected by this invalidity.
History of Section.
P.L. 1985, ch. 366, § 1.
Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws 23-24.5-22
- person: may be construed to extend to and include co-partnerships and bodies corporate and politic. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-6
- Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.