uniform statutes

uniform statutes
Statutes drafted by a commission on Uniform Laws, or by a committee appointed by State Boards of Commissioners for promoting Uniformity of Legislation, and recommended to the legislatures of the various states for adoption, the purpose being to provide statutes on the subjects involved which, upon being adopted as recommended, will render the statutory provisions and rules uniform in terms and operation throughout the country. 50 Am J1st Stat §§ 40et seq. Published in Uniform Laws Annotated. For particular uniform statute, see the specific subject, such as Commercial Code; Negotiable Instruments Act; Warehouse Receipts Act, etc.

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