Chapter 61: 2017 Legislative Changes to Florida’s Uniform Premarital Agreement Act

Uniform Premarital Agreement ActIn 2017, Florida legislated procedural rules reform to the enforcement of premarital agreements. The reform amends the Uniform Premarital Agreement Act (UPAA) of 2013, Section 61.079 Premarital Agreements of Chapter 61: Dissolution of Marriage; Support; Time Sharing. Chapter 61 of the UPAA outlines procedures to premarital agreements, providing rules to governing the validity of “pre-nuptial” agreements in Florida. Referred to as “premarital agreements”, Florida law only considers such agreements in writing. read more