In any action in a court of record of this Commonwealth having general jurisdiction wherein it is made to appear that an actual controversy exists, the plaintiff may ask for a declaration of rights, either alone or with other relief; and the court may make a binding declaration of rights, whether or not consequential relief is or could be asked.
Transferred 1952 Ky. Acts ch. 84, sec. 1, effectiveJuly 1, 1953, from C.C. sec. 639a-1. -- Created 1922 Ky. Acts ch. 83, sec. 1.