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§ 11-101. Award -- In General

(a) Where available. -- The court may award alimony:

(1) on a bill of complaint for alimony; or

(2) as a part of a decree that grants:

(i) an annulment;

(ii) a limited divorce; or

(iii) an absolute divorce.

(b) Award to either party. -- The court may award alimony to either party.

(c) Effect of agreement. -- If a final disposition as to alimony has been made in an agreement between the parties, the court is bound by that agreement as the agreement relates to alimony.

(d) Spouse a resident in related institution. -- Notwithstanding the provisions of subsections (a), (b), and (c) of this section, the court may not award alimony on a bill of complaint for alimony to the spouse of a resident in a related institution as defined in § 19-301 of the Health - General Article, if the petitioner attempts to satisfy the separation grounds for divorce under §§ 7-102 and 7-103 of this article based on the spouse's residence in the related institution.

History

An. Code 1957, art. 16, § 1; 1984, ch. 296, § 2; 1992, ch. 628.

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Maryland
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Larry Hogan
Larry Hogan
January 21, 2015 -
Republican
1-410-974-3400
100 State Circle, Annapolis, MD, 21401

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