n Without Prejudice - Giving with one law and taking away with another : civil law
|Article Title||Giving with one law and taking away with another : civil law|
|© Publisher:||JetBlue Publishers (Pty) Ltd|
|Affiliations||1 Bell Dewar|
|Publication Date||Feb 2012|
|Pages||63 - 64|
The Recognition of Customary Marriages Act (120 of 1998) (The Recognition Act) came into force on November 15 2000. Before its enactment all customary marriages were governed by Customary Law and women who were party to customary marriages were not afforded the same protection and benefits as those of women who were party to civil marriages.
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