Verkhovna Rada to amend article 61 of the Family Code, clarifying property rights of spouses. Under the new rules, joint property of spouses are home, purchased by any of the spouses during the marriage as a result of privatization and land, for free any of the spouses of public land or communal ownership, including privatization, says RBC.
The author of the law - People's Deputy Yuri Miroshnichenko - pay attention, that the Family Code adequately covers such issues as ownership of the salaries, pensions, scholarships, other income of a spouse. At the same time remains not settled the question of matrimonial property rights on land, free of charge received by the husband or wife during marriage. As a result of uncertainty in the divorce and property division courts differently applied the law.
Under Article 60 of the Family Code, property acquired by spouses during the marriage belongs to the wife and husband on the right of joint ownership. This rule is also valid if one spouse had no good reason independent earnings (income).