§ 23-2601 Married persons; separate property; marital property
§ 23-2602 Conveyances and contracts concerning property
§ 23-2603 Sue and be sued
§ 23-2604 Married person may carry on trade or business; earnings
§ 23-2605 Loss or impairment of services; right of action
§ 23-2606 Rights of persons married out of state
§ 23-2607 Marriage settlements or contracts
§ 23-2608 Alienation of affections actions abolished

Terms Used In Kansas Statutes > Chapter 23 > Article 26 - Marital Property Rights

  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Property: includes personal and real property. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Kansas Statutes 77-201