Land right on matrimonial property

It means any property that is owned or leased by one or both spouses and occupied or utilized by the spouses as their family home, and includes any other attached property.

Matrimonial Property Act of (2013) the matrimonial property act provides that married women has the same rights as married man to acquire, administer, hold, control, use and dispose of property whether movable or immovable; enter into contract and sue and be sued in her own name .

We mean women should not only have access to land as the right but also enter upon and useland, exercise control over land as one’s ability to make decisions with regard to the land.
These include the ability to:
• determine the size of land used for farming activities and whether the land will be used for food or cash crop production.
• transfer land titles, whether by sale or inheritance (land ownership)