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#presumption of death

# presumption-of-death - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Missing persons' families will be allowed bypass a seven-year wait to declare them dead from this week

It follows the passage of the Civil Law (Presumption of Death) Act in July.

# presumption-of-death - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

New law will allow missing persons' families apply for 'presumption of death order'

The legislation will mean the affairs of a missing person who is presumed dead can be put in order.