Article 1073. Responsibility for harm caused by minors under the age of fourteen.
1. For the harm caused to a minor who is not fourteen years old (juvenile), his parents (adoptive parents) or guardians are responsible, unless they prove that the harm did not arise through their fault.
2. If a juvenile who needs guardianship is located in an appropriate educational, medical institution, social welfare institution or other similar institution that is legally his guardian (article 35), this institution is obliged to compensate the harm caused by the minor if he does not prove that the harm arose through no fault of the institution.
3. If a juvenile caused harm at the time when he was under the supervision of an educational, educational, medical or other institution that is obliged to supervise him, or of the person who supervised on the basis of a contract, this institution or person is responsible for the harm if it does not prove that the harm arose not through his fault in the implementation of supervision.
4. The obligation of parents (adoptive parents), guardians, educational, educational, medical and other institutions to compensate for the harm caused by minors does not stop with the juvenile coming of age or receiving sufficient property to compensate for the harm.
If the parents (adoptive parents), guardians, or other citizens referred to in paragraph 3 of this article have died or do not have sufficient funds to compensate for the harm caused to the victim’s life or health, the injured person who has become fully capable has such means, the court the property status of the victim and the causer of harm, as well as other circumstances, has the right to make a decision on compensation for damage in whole or in part at the expense of the injurer himself.
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References to other articles of chapter 59. Obligations as a result of harm:
Article 1064. General grounds for liability for causing harm.
Article 1065. Prevention of harm.
Article 1066. Causing harm in a state of necessary defense.
Article 1067. Causing harm in a state of extreme necessity.
Article 1068. Responsibility of a legal entity or citizen for the harm caused by its employee.
Article 1069. Responsibility for harm caused by state bodies, bodies of local self-government, as well as their officials.
Article 1070. Responsibility for damage caused by unlawful actions of the bodies of inquiry, preliminary investigation, prosecutor's office and court.
Article 1071. Bodies and persons acting on behalf of the treasury for compensation for harm at its expense.
Article 1072. Compensation of damage by a person who has insured his liability.
Article 1074. Liability for harm caused by minors between the ages of fourteen and eighteen.
Article 1075. Responsibility of parents deprived of parental rights for harm caused by minors.
Article 1076. Responsibility for harm caused by a citizen who is recognized as incapable.
Article 1077. Responsibility for harm caused by a citizen who is recognized as partially capable.
Article 1078. Responsibility for harm caused by a citizen who is not capable of understanding the meaning of his actions.
Article 1079. Responsibility for harm caused by an activity that creates an increased danger to others.
Article 1080. Liability for jointly caused harm.
Article 1081. The right of recourse to the person who caused the harm.
Article 1082. Ways of compensation.
Article 1083. Taking into account the fault of the victim and the property status of the person who caused the harm.
Article 1084. Compensation of harm caused to the life or health of a citizen in the performance of contractual or other obligations.
Article 1085. The scope and nature of compensation for damage caused by damage to health.
Article 1086. Definition of earnings (income) lost as a result of damage to health.
Article 1087. Indemnification in case of damage to the health of a person who has not reached the age of majority.
Article 1088. Compensation of harm to persons who suffered damage as a result of the death of the breadwinner.
Article 1089. The amount of compensation for the harm suffered in case of death of the breadwinner.
Article 1090. Subsequent change in the amount of compensation for harm.
Article 1091. An increase in the amount of compensation for harm in connection with an increase in the cost of living.
Article 1092. Payments for damages.
Article 1093. Indemnification in case of termination of a legal entity.
Article 1094. Reimbursement of expenses for burial.
Article 1095. Grounds for compensation for damage caused by deficiencies in a product, work, or service.
Article 1096. Persons responsible for harm caused by defects in a product, work or service.
Article 1097. Terms of compensation for damage caused as a result of defects in a product, work or service.
Article 1098. Grounds for exemption from liability for damage caused as a result of defects in a product, work or service.
Article 1099. General Provisions.
Article 1100. Grounds for compensation for non-pecuniary damage.
Article 1101. Method and amount of compensation for moral harm.