Married Women’s Status Act 1957

Joint capacity of F3 [ spouses of each other ].


4. F3 [ Spouses of each other ] shall—

( a) be capable of acquiring, holding and disposing of any property jointly or as tenants in common, and

( b) be capable of rendering themselves, and being rendered, jointly liable in respect of any tort, contract, debt or obligation, and

( c) be capable of suing and being sued, and

( d) be capable of exercising any joint power given to them,

in like manner as if they were not married.