THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY WOZNIAK, WASHINGTON, RAFFERTY, FONTANA AND BREWSTER, JUNE 20, 2011
REFERRED TO JUDICIARY, JUNE 20, 2011
Amending Title 23 (Domestic Relations) of the Pennsylvania
Consolidated Statutes, prohibiting fraud on marriage license
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. Title 23 of the Pennsylvania Consolidated
Statutes is amended by adding a section to read:
§ 1311. Fraud on marriage license application.
Any applicant who commits fraud on a marriage license
application shall relinquish any right to alimony, spousal
support or property rights in the event of annulment or divorce
based upon the discovery of fraud.
Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.