Family Law (Divorce) Act, 1996

Amendment of Act of 1996.

51.—The references in sections 2 and 3 of the Act of 1996 to a spouse shall be construed as including references to a person who is a party to a marriage that has been dissolved under this Act or under the law of a country or jurisdiction other than the State, being a divorce that is entitled to be recognised as valid in the State.