Sanjay Behera
Asked December 16, 2016

Power of family court

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Does family court have power to operate joint bank account (either of survival) of husband & wife (pension account)?

Answer 1

The Family Court cannot operate a joint bank account in the true sense of the word under any law. Nevertheless, through various precedents the judiciary of this nation has laid down that a family court can allot maintenance etc. to wife or children through an account jointly held by the family.

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