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Title 32Subtitle AChapter VIISubchapter DPart 842Subpart J → §842.86


Title 32: National Defense
PART 842—ADMINISTRATIVE CLAIMS
Subpart J—Property Damage Tort Claims in Favor of the United States (31 U.S.C. 3701, 3711-3719)


§842.86   Statute of limitations.

The government must file suit within 3 years after the cause of action accrues. It accrues when a responsible U.S. official knew or reasonably should have known the material facts that resulted in the claimed loss.

[55 FR 2809, Jan. 29, 1990. Redesignated at 81 FR 83696, Nov. 22, 2016]

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