Unnecessary Requirements for Sworn Statements

This project examines requirements imposed by statute or regulation to provide a sworn statement as part of an out of court transaction. The project classifies these requirements and makes recommendations for their replacement with a requirement to give an unsworn signed statement.

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produced by
British Columbia Law Institute (BCLI)
produced in
2006
last reviewed
March 2006 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
reports & documents
tags
affidavit, statutory declaration, sworn statements, unnecessary requirements in out of court setting, evidence, legislation and regulation, swearing, oath