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Published by Professional Education Systems in [Eau Claire, Wis.] (P.O. Box 1208, Eau Claire 54701) .
Written in English



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LC ClassificationsKF524.Z95 M367 1984
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Paginationv. <1 > ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2626003M
LC Control Number85194859

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THE WISCONSIN MARITAL PROPERTY ACT: SECTIONS IN NEED OF REFORM I. INTRODUC'ION The institution of property is the embodiment of accidents, events, and the wisdom of the past. It is before us as clay into which we can introduce the coloration and configuration repre-senting our wisdom. How great, how useful this new ingredient. Tentative proposals for reform of the Matrimonial Property Act.. [Law Reform Commission of Saskatchewan.] Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Law Reform Commission of Saskatchewan. # Marital property\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema.   The Married Woman’s Property Act , allowed women to keep earnings or property acquired after marriage but it also highlighted other various significant aspects relating to women as well and was another act that paved the way towards equality, for example; The legal identity of . This project is an attempt to bring Namibian law on Marital Property in tune with the rest of the world. Our neighbouring South Africa, from which we inherited these outdated laws, has embarked on reform in this area 25 years ago with the passing of the Matrimonial Property Act, (Act No. 88 of ). The time has now come.

A sound marriage is a partnership of equals. That idea is the basis for Wisconsin's Marital Property Act, enacted in The law presents benefits and pitfalls. This brochure examines both. property states, ED has no effect on property rights during a marriage. There is no marital property unless married people separate and one requests ED. [See Tuwamo v. Tuwamo, S.E.2d (N.C. Ct. App. ).] II. Tasks of a Trial Judge A. Generally 1. “Upon application of a party, the court shall determine what is the marital property and. Short title and commencement. (1) This Act shall be called the Matrimonial Property Act, and shall come into operation on a date fixed by the State President by proclamation in the Gazette. (2) Different dates may be fixed under subsection (1) in respect of different provisions of this Act. Schedule. Reform of Customary Law of Succession and Regulation of Related Matters Act, '. 4 Disposition of property allotted or accruing to woman in customary marriage (1) Property allotted or accruing to a woman or her house under customary law by virtue of her customary marriage may be disposed of in terms of a will of such a woman.

Bridging the fields of political theory and history, this comprehensive study of Victorian reforms in marriage law reshapes our understanding of the feminist movement of that period. As Mary Shanley shows, Victorian feminists argued that justice for women would not follow from public rights alone, but required a fundamental transformation of the marriage relationship.4/5(1). “Recodification and Reform of the Law of Husband and Wife” (Texas Bar Journal, Jan. ). 2. The Old “New” Liability Rules Prior to the Matrimonial Property Act of , Texas marital liability law was relatively simple. The husband was generally personally liable for all community debts, and the wife was not. See Leatherwood v. for a marital property system that adequately reflects the changes that have occurred.2 A milestone in this quest is the Uniform Marital Property Act (UMPA), promulgated by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws at its annual meeting in The Commissioners have described the act as a "statute speaking to. This Act has been updated to Government Gazette dated 17 February, as amended by Matrimonial Property Amendment Act, No. 91 of Intestate Succession Act, No. 81 of [with effect from 18 March, ] Marriage and Matrimonial Property Law Amendment Act, No. 3 of Insolvency Amendment Act, No. of