Marriage and family code

The absolute community of property between spouses shall commence at the precise moment that the marriage is celebrated.

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Property acquired during the marriage is presumed to belong to the community, unless it is proved that it is one of those excluded therefrom. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

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A father held almost unconditional power over his children. The Code was very advanced for its time. Exclusive Property of Each Spouse Art. All creditors of the spouses as well as of the absolute community or the conjugal partnership shall be notified of the proceedings for liquidation. Yet many Soviet jurists believed that the Code was not "socialist" but "transitional" legislation. In case of disagreement, the spouses shall resort to court which shall then decide the case based on the best interest of the child. In order that any modification in the marriage settlements may be valid, it must be made before the celebration of the marriage, subject to the provisions of Articles 66, 67, , and She was compelled to live with him, take his name, and assume his social status.

Marriages between Filipino citizens abroad may be solemnized by a consul-general, consul or vice-consul of the Republic of the Philippines. Neither spouse may donate any conjugal partnership property without the consent of the other. Charges and Obligations of the Absolute Community Art.

Marriage and family code

The revocation of or change in the designation of the insurance beneficiary shall take effect upon written notification thereof to the insured. Donations of future property shall be governed by the provisions on testamentary succession and the formalities of wills. The documents and affidavits filed in connection with applications for marriage licenses shall be exempt from documentary stamp tax. This way, the wife will be given an equal opportunity to show her capability to administer the conjugal or community property. It eliminated the validity of religious marriage and gave legal status to civil marriage only, creating a network of local statistical bureaus ZAGS for the registration of marriage, divorce, birth, and death. Unless otherwise provided in this Chapter or in the marriage settlements, the community property shall consist of all the property owned by the spouses at the time of the celebration of the marriage or acquired thereafter. Should the surviving spouse contract a subsequent marriage without compliance with the foregoing requirements, a mandatory regime of complete separation of property shall govern the property relations of the subsequent marriage. The rules provided in Articles 88 and 89 shall also apply to conjugal partnership of gains. The Code aimed to provide a transitional legal framework for that short period in which legal duties and protections were still necessary. A marriage contracted by any person during subsistence of a previous marriage shall be null and void, unless before the celebration of the subsequent marriage, the prior spouse had been absent for four consecutive years and the spouse present has a well-founded belief that the absent spouse was already dead.

After the finality of the decree of legal separation, the innocent spouse may revoke the donations made by him or by her in favor of the offending spouse, as well as the designation of the latter as beneficiary in any insurance policy, even if such designation be stipulated as irrevocable.

In case of disagreement, the spouses shall resort to court which shall then decide the case based on the best interest of the child.

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Either spouse may, during the marriage, transfer the administration of his or her exclusive property to the other by means of a public instrument, which shall be recorded in the registry of property of the place the property is located. The following shall be excluded from the community property: 1 Property acquired during the marriage by gratuitous title by either spouse, and the fruits as well as the income thereof, if any, unless it is expressly provided by the donor, testator or grantor that they shall form part of the community property; 2 Property for personal and exclusive use of either spouse. It shall be the duty of the person solemnizing the marriage to furnish either of the contracting parties the original of the marriage certificate referred to in Article 6 and to send the duplicate and triplicate copies of the certificate not later than fifteen days after the marriage, to the local civil registrar of the place where the marriage was solemnized. Children conceived or born of the subsequent marriage under Article 53 shall likewise be legitimate. General Provisions Art. The presentation of birth or baptismal certificate shall not be required if the parents of the contracting parties appear personally before the local civil registrar concerned and swear to the correctness of the lawful age of said parties, as stated in the application, or when the local civil registrar shall, by merely looking at the applicants upon their personally appearing before him, be convinced that either or both of them have the required age. In the absence of a marriage settlement, or when the regime agreed upon is void, the system of absolute community of property as established in this Code shall govern. The Court shall give paramount consideration to the moral and material welfare of said children and their choice of the parent with whom they wish to remain as provided to in Title IX. The conjugal partnership shall be governed by the rules on the contract of partnership in all that is not in conflict with what is expressly determined in this Chapter or by the spouses in their marriage settlements.

In case the future spouses agree in the marriage settlements that the regime of conjugal partnership gains shall govern their property relations during marriage, the provisions in this Chapter shall be of supplementary application.

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