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Personal Status Law No.188 of Iraq (1959) – 7: Maintenance of Descendants, Ascendants and Relatives

Article 58 Each person shall be provided with maintenance from his own money except for the wife who shall be provided with maintenance by the husband. Article 59 1- If the child does not have money of his own, his father shall provide for his needs as long as the latter is not poor and [...]

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Personal Status Law No.188 of Iraq (1959) – 3: Matrimonial Rights and their Stipulations

Section 1 – The Dowry* *The woman collects her deferred dowry in case of divorce estimated in gold on the date of marriage conclusion as stipulated in Resolution № 127 promulgated by the Revolutionary Command Council dated July 24, 1999. Article 19 1- The wife is entitled to the dowry stipulated in the contract. If [...]

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Personal Status Law No. 188 of Iraq (1959) – 1: Marriage

Chapter 1 – Marriage Section 1 – Marriage and Betrothal Article 3 1- Marriage is a contract between a man and a woman who is lawfully permissible to him, the purpose of which is to establish a bond for a mutual life and procreate children. 2- If the marriage contract has been initiated, the two [...]

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Personal Status Law No. 188 of Iraq (1959)

Sections: General Provisions   Marriage Marriage Matrimonial Rights and their Stipulations The Dissolution of Marriage The Waiting Period (Iddat) Procreation and its Results Maintenance of Descendants, Ascendants and Relatives Bequeathing The Legacy

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