Minnesota Statutes Domestic Relations (Ch. 517-519A) § 519.091. Residual marital property rights abolished

Subdivision 1. Interest abolished.The marital property interest in real property, as defined in section 518.003, subdivision 3b , that was owned by a person's former spouse is abolished effective July 1, 1990, as against the interest of a third person that is of record before January 1, 1989.

Subd. 2. Exceptions.  Subdivision 1 does not apply if:

(1) the marital property interest is determined under a decree of dissolution, legal separation, or annulment;  or

(2) an action claiming the marital property interest is begun before July 1, 1990, and a notice is recorded within that period in the office of the county recorder or registrar of titles in the county where the property is located.


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