V C Section 16251 Cause of Action Defined

Cause of Action Defined

16251.  As used in this chapter and Chapter 3 (commencing with Section 16430), "cause of action" means any cause of action for damage to property in excess of seven hundred fifty dollars ($750) or for damage in any amount on account of bodily injury to or death of any person resulting from the operation by the defendant or any other person of any motor vehicle upon a highway in this state, except a cause of action based upon statutory liability by reason of signing application of a minor for a driver's license.


Amended Sec. 7, Ch. 766, Stats. 2002. Effective January 1, 2003.