Friday, March 23, 2012

Indian Women Can Claim in Marital Property in Divorce

Indian Women Can Claim in Marital Property in Divorce:

Women could stake claim to marital property even if the property in their name. the government has proposed amendments to marriage loss under the Hindu Marriage Act 1955. After this the courts can decide on how property acquired during the marriage.

The Marriage Laws (amended)bill seeks to amend the Hindu Marriage Act 1955 and Special Marriage Act 1954.

Now the Ld. Judges can decide how property acquired after marriage is to be disposed of. the court can also decide amount either husband or wife would pay to get right over the property.

In this amendment adopted children will have same rights as normal children.

Sources: The Times Of India Dated 22/03/2012

:Adv. V.K.Singh :