On property as an object of the common property right of the spouses in the context of the draft federal law N 835938-7


Issue: №2 (66) 2021

Heading: Topical issues of private law


Keywords: Family Code of the Russian Federation, draft law, composition of the spouses' common property, debts, property division agreements.


The article analyzes the provisions of the bill introducing amendments and additions to Articles 34, 39 of the Family Code of the Russian Federation, gives their assessment, makes suggestions for editing. Attention is drawn to the use in the draft law of certain basic terms for regulating property relations of ownership, for example, "property", "division of the common property of spouses». The conclusion is substantiated that the common debts of spouses cannot be part of their common property.