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§31C‑2.  Rebuttable presumptions.

In determining whether thisChapter applies to specific property the following rebuttable presumptionsapply:

(1)        Property acquiredduring marriage by a spouse of that marriage while domiciled in a jurisdictionunder whose laws property could then be acquired as community property ispresumed to have been acquired as or to have become, and remained, property towhich this Chapter applies; and

(2)        Real propertysituated in this State and personal property wherever situated, acquired by amarried person while domiciled in a jurisdiction under whose laws propertycould not then be acquired as community property, title to which was taken in aform which created rights of survivorship, is presumed not to be property towhich this Chapter applies. (1981, c. 882, s. 1.)