§ 20-5-101 No abatement where cause survives
§ 20-5-102 Actions surviving death of party
§ 20-5-103 Causes surviving death of tort-feasor
§ 20-5-104 Revival by or against heirs
§ 20-5-105 Revival by or against successor in interest
§ 20-5-106 Injury resulting in death — Succession to cause of action — Beneficiary who is minor or legally incompetent
§ 20-5-107 Prosecution of action by representative or surviving spouse or next of kin
§ 20-5-108 Continuation of decedent’s action
§ 20-5-110 Action for death of spouse
§ 20-5-111 Death of beneficiary before action
§ 20-5-112 Death of beneficiary during action
§ 20-5-113 Damages recoverable in wrongful death
§ 20-5-114 Death of executor or administrator
§ 20-5-116 Party substituted in revivor
§ 20-5-117 Death of nominal plaintiff
§ 20-5-120 Automobile liability insurance carrier negligent in failing to settle claim against insured — Survival of action — Assignment of right of action for benefit of creditors

Terms Used In Tennessee Code > Title 20 > Chapter 5

  • Code: includes the Tennessee Code and all amendments and revisions to the code and all additions and supplements to the code. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Executor: includes an assets of the estate, pay debts, and distribute residue to those entitled to it. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Minor: means any person who has not attained eighteen (18) years of age. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Person: includes a corporation, firm, company or association. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Personal representative: when applied to those who represent a decedent, includes executors and administrators, unless the context implies heirs and distributees. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Property: includes both personal and real property. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Representative: when applied to those who represent a decedent, includes executors and administrators, unless the context implies heirs and distributees. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105