Nullity of Marriage Proceedings

NJ Statute: 2A:34-9. Jurisdiction in nullity proceedings or dissolution proceedings; residence requirements; service of process.

Jurisdiction in actions for nullity of marriage or dissolution of a civil union may be acquired when:

a.Either party is a bona fide resident of this State at the time of the commencement of the action; and

b.Process is served upon the defendant as prescribed by the rules of the Supreme Court.

Amended 2006, c.103, s.69.

AKA: NJ Divorce Law 2A:34-9. Jurisdiction in nullity proceedings; residence requirements; service of process.

Disclaimer: A copy of this statute has been provided for your information. This wording was current from the NJ website lis.njleg.state.nj.us as of January 2013.

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