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Section: Classification and arrangement; effect on construction

Statute: 52:4C-5

5. a. Damages awarded under this act shall not exceed twice the amount of the claimant's income in the year prior to his incarceration or $20,000.00 for each year of incarceration, whichever is greater. b. In addition to the damages awarded pursuant to subsection a., the claimant shall be entitled to receive reasonable attorney fees. L.1997,c.227,s.5.

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