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TITLE 8—DOMESTIC RELATIONS CHAPTER 1. M A R R I A G E 3. V O I D AND V O I D A B L E M A R R I A G E S; A N N U L M E N T 5. D IV O R C E 7. H U S B A N D AND W I F E 9. C H I L D R E N BY B I R T H 11. C H I L D R E N BY A D O P T I O N 13. S U P P O R T OF R E L A T I O N S 15. E S T A B L I S H I N G P A T E R N I T Y 17. C H A N G E OF N A M E
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SUBCHAPTER I—GENERAL PROVISIONS Sec.
1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11.
Marriage relation; consent; solemnization Capacity of minors to marry Proof of consent and solemnization Marriage license; application; waiting period; medical certifica,te or court order; fee; record; period of validity W h o may celebrate marriages; license to celebrate Certifying, signing, return, and recording of license; marriage certificate Declaration when there is no record Acknowledgment and recording of declaration Test of validity of the marriage by suit Marriages contracted outside Canal Zone Offenses and penalties SUBCHAPTER II
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PRE-MARITAL MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS
31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36.
Medical examination required Laboratory tests Procedure upon r e t u r n of examination Marriage license, without medical certificate, because of p r e g n a n c y. Submission of specimen to laboratory; report in triplicate Protest after refusal of medical certificate and marriage license; hearing 37. Health director to advise judge 38. Appeal from order C H A P T E R 3—VOID A N D V O I D A B L E ANNULMENT
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Void marriages Voidable marriages Annulment of marriage celebrated elsewhere Jurisdiction of annulment actions; parties Legitimacy of children of void or annulled marriages; custody and support 76. Effect of j u d g m e n t of nullity
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CHAPTER 5—DIVORCE SUBCHAPTER I—^CAUSES FOR DIVORCE Sec.
111. 112. 113. 114. 115.
E n u m e r a t i o n of causes for divorce Adultery Desertion generally Desertion in case of stratagem or fraud D e part u r e or absence because of cruelty or t h r e a t s
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