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SF 2362

as introduced - 86th Legislature (2009 - 2010) Posted on 02/09/2010 11:36pm

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.
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A bill for an act
relating to family law; providing for termination of spousal maintenance based on
cohabitation;amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 518A.39, subdivision 3.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 518A.39, subdivision 3, is amended to
read:


Subd. 3.

Maintenance on death deleted text beginordeleted text endnew text begin,new text end remarriagenew text begin, or cohabitationnew text end.

Unless
otherwise agreed in writing or expressly provided in the decree, the obligation to pay
future maintenance is terminated uponnew text begin:
new text end

new text begin (1)new text end the death of either party deleted text beginordeleted text endnew text begin;
new text end

new text begin (2)new text end the remarriage of the party receiving maintenancenew text begin; or
new text end

new text begin (3) cohabitation by the party receiving maintenance with a nonrelated person of
the opposite sex for six months or longer
new text end.