Section 6-2-7

Commencement of limitation - Where demand necessary for action.

When a right exists but a demand is necessary to entitle the party to an action against any officer, agent, or attorney, the limitation commences from the commission or omission of the act giving the right of action and not from the date of the demand.

(Code 1852, §2491; Code 1867, §2915; Code 1876, §3241; Code 1886, §2629; Code 1896, §2812; Code 1907, §4851; Code 1923, §8965; Code 1940, T. 7, §41.)