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Delaware Code Title 10. Courts and Judicial Procedure § 3722. Liability notwithstanding death

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(a)?An action may be maintained against a person whose wrongful act causes the death of another.

(b)?If the death of a person was caused by a wrongful act, neglect or default of a vessel, an action in rem may be maintained against the vessel.

(c)?If a person whose wrongful act caused the death of another dies before an action under this section is commenced, the action may be maintained against a personal representative.

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