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      CCP 1703     


Art. 1703. Scope of judgment

            A final default judgment shall not be different in kind from that demanded in the petition. The amount of damages awarded shall be the amount proven to be properly due as a remedy.

            Amended by Acts 1988, No. 443, §2, eff. Jan. 1, 1989; Acts 2017, No. 419, §1.

NOTE: See Acts 1988, No. 443, §3.

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