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Under Pennsylvania law, the statute of limitations for an oral contract is 4 years (42 Pa. Consol. Stat. § 5525(3)). Thus, you area well past that time period since the money has been loaned approximately 14 years ago.
Also, any loan arrangement where repayment will occur more than 12 months from the beginning date must be in writing to be a legally valid contract under the statute of frauds.
That said, the only way you could revive your right to collect the debt at this point would be to have your son renew the obligation by agreeing to repay you.....and that new agreement would re-set the statute of limitations. It would be best if you could have him sign a written promissory note..which would make your agreement easier to enforce.
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If he will not sign anything, then you're limited to making an attempt to get him to agree in orally to repay the money within 1 year (and have a witness or two if you can). If he does that, you could sue him for the debt under the oral contract.
That's really your only option since so much time has passed from the date the money was loaned.
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