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California Family Code

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In California, the filed of Family Law is governed by the Family Code. The Family Code contains provisions concerning: Jurisdiction, Marriage, Domestic Partnership Registration, Marital Property Division, Marital Agreements, Child Custody & Visitation,  Child Support, and Spousal Support. This code lists factors a judge must consider when setting child and spousal support as well as guideline for registering a domestic partnership.

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