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231 Pa. Code Rule 1920.76. Form of Divorce Decree.

Rule 1920.76. Form of Divorce Decree.

 The decree of divorce shall be substantially in the following form:



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, it is ordered and decreed that
, plaintiff, and
, defendant, are divorced from the bonds of matrimony.

   The court retains jurisdiction of any claims raised by the parties to this action for which a final order has not yet been entered.

 Any existing spousal support order shall hereafter be deemed an order for alimony pendente lite if any economic claims remain pending.

   Official Note

   The court may add any other provisions which it deems necessary.


   The provisions of this Rule 1920.76 adopted January 28, 1983, effective July 1, 1983, 13 Pa.B. 677; amended November 7, 1988, effective January 1, 1989, 18 Pa.B. 5324; amended December 2, 1994, effective March 1, 1995, 24 Pa.B. 6263. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (190550).

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