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Twelfth notice beyond the notion of reciprocity in accordance with § 1 para 2 of foreign Maintenance Act AUG 1Abs2Bek § 12 copy date: 07.10.1991 full quotation: "twelfth notice beyond the notion of reciprocity in accordance with section 1, paragraph 2, of the foreign Maintenance Act of October 7, 1991 (BGBl. I S. 2000)" footnote (+++ text detection from: 19.10.1991 +++) – 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 law is guaranteed in relation to the States of the United States of America Massachusetts and Minnesota.
This notice is issued in connection to the notice dated 23 July 1991 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 1789).
The Federal Minister of Justice
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