Codification is the process of bringing together a legislative act and all its amendments in a single new act.
The new act passes through the full legislative process and replaces the acts being codified.
The author here tries to adumbrate, tress the evolution, justify married women’s right over the spouse’s property including the marital home acquired through modes other than natural succession in the light of modern laws, Constitution and jurisprudence.
Conglomeration of statutes before enactment of Constitution and Hindu Succession Act Before enactment of Constitution and Hindu Succession Act, married women had limited ownership in the property in the form of 1) stridhana, earned by employing her labour and skill or property gifted during marriage. 2) Estate acquired through succession or through instruments, partition, with life interest, where there was no right of alienation except in legal necessity as for example legal requirement for self or for the need of the heir of last legal owners or use for religious purpose or for benefit of the estate.
A non-positive law title is a title of the Code that consists of an editorial arrangement of Federal statutes. Does the United States Code contain all the Federal laws? The Code only includes the general and permanent laws of the United States.
Those texts assemble the articles of an original act and the amendments in a single non-official document intended for use only as a documentation tool.
The first drafts of recasts are prepared by the Directorates-General, which will consult both the team in the Legal Service dealing with the particular subject matter of the proposal and the Codification Group.
An example of a recast is Directive 2006/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 June 2006 relating to the taking up and pursuit of the business of credit institutions (recast).
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The man is incomplete without his wife, she is ardhangini. The wife has been described as “A wife is the very source of Purushartha not only of dharma, artha and kama but also moksha.