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Notice beyond the notion of reciprocity in accordance with § 1 para 2 of foreign Maintenance Act AUG § 1Abs2Bek 07-1988 issue date: 01.07.1988 full quotation: "notice beyond the notion of reciprocity in accordance with section 1, paragraph 2, of the foreign Maintenance Act of 1 July 1988 (BGBl. I S. 1041)" footnote (+++ text detection from: 19 7.1988 +++) – on the basis of § 1 para 2 of the foreign Maintenance Act of December 19, 1986 (BGBl. I S. 2563) will be published , that reciprocity in the meaning of this Act in relation to following States is guaranteed: in the United States of America: Alaska Florida Wyoming this announcement has been made following the announcement of March 14, 1988 (BGBl. I p. 351).
The Federal Minister of Justice
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