25-319. Class actions; representation.

When the question is one of a common or general interest of many persons, or when the parties are very numerous, and it may be impracticable to bring them all before the court, one or more may sue or defend for the benefit of all.

Source:R.S.1867, Code § 43, p. 399; R.S.1913, § 7600; C.S.1922, § 8543; C.S.1929, § 20-319; R.S.1943, § 25-319.