Kentucky Revised Statutes Title XXXV. Domestic Relations § 403.230. Legal separation;  court may convert, to a decree of dissolution;  restoration of former name

(1)  No earlier than one year after entry of a decree of legal separation, the court on motion of either party shall convert the decree to a decree of dissolution of marriage.

(2)  Upon request by a wife whose marriage is dissolved or declared invalid, the court may, and if there are no children of the parties shall, order her maiden name or a former name restored.


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