statutory declaration

noun

Definition of statutory declaration

1 English law : a solemn declaration in lieu of an affidavit by a person conscientiously unable to take an oath
2 English law : a voluntary declaration by any person in an affirmation of documents (such as written instruments or proofs of debts)

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“Statutory declaration.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/statutory%20declaration. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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