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Act on Registered Life Partnerships

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Stand: Die Übersetzung berücksichtigt die Änderung(en) des Gesetzes durch Artikel 2 des Gesetzes vom 20.6.2014 (BGBl. I S. 786)
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Part 1
Entering into the life partnership
Section 1 Form and requirements
Part 2
Effects of the life partnership
Section 2 Community of the life partners
Section 3 Life-partnership name
Section 4 Scope of the duty to exhibit due diligence
Section 5 Duty of life-partner maintenance
Section 6 Property regime
Section 7 Life-partnership contract
Section 8 Other effects in property law
Section 9 Stipulations in respect of children of a life partner
Section 10 Law of succession
Section 11 Other effects of the life partnership
Part 3
Living apart of the life partners
Section 12 Maintenance when life partners are living apart
Section 13 Allocation of household objects when life partners are living apart
Section 14 Allocation of the home when life partners are living apart
Part 4
Dissolution of the life partnership
Section 15 Dissolution of the life partnership
Section 16 Post-partnership maintenance
Section 17 Treatment of the shared home and household objects on the occasion of dissolution of the life partnership
Section 18 (deleted)
Section 19 (deleted)
Section 20 Equalisation of pension rights
Part 5
Transitional provisions
Section 21 (deleted)
Section 22 Transfer of matters
Part 6
Laender enabling clause
Section 23 Derogating responsibilities pursuant to Land law