2019 Georgia Code
Title 19 - Domestic Relations
Chapter 3 - Marriage Generally
Article 3 - Antenuptial Agreements, Marriage Contracts, and Postnuptial Settlements
§ 19-3-66. Enforcement of marriage contracts, postnuptial settlements, and antenuptial agreements

Universal Citation: GA Code § 19-3-66 (2019)
  • (a) Marriage contracts and postnuptial settlements shall be enforced at the instance of all persons in whose favor there are limitations of the estate.

  • (b) Antenuptial agreements may be enforced by a court of equity at the instance of:

    • (1) The parties to the marriage; or

    • (2) The offspring of the marriage and their heirs at any time after the death of a spouse; provided, however, that when enforced at the instance of such offspring and their heirs, the court may enforce in favor of other persons.


Orig. Code 1863, § 1730; Code 1868, § 1771; Code 1873, § 1781; Code 1882, § 1781; Civil Code 1895, § 2486; Civil Code 1910, § 3005; Code 1933, § 53-406; Ga. L. 2018, p. 155, § 1-1/HB 190.

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