On track to a modernised Belgian Civil Code
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Adoption of Book 2, section 3 (Patrimonial relations of couples) – Adoption of Book 4 (Inheritance, donations and wills)
Entry into force of Book 2, section 3 and of Book 4
Book 6 : Non-contractual liability (Responsabilité extra-contractuelle – Buitencontractuele aansprakelijkheid)
Book 7 : Contracts
Book 9 : Securities (Sûretés – Zekerheden)
Book 10 : Prescription (Prescription – Verjaring)
Focus on Books 1 and 5Book 1 only contains a dozen articles and is meant to be an introduction to the other nine books of the New Civil Code. Its field of application is very broad as it governs relationships between private persons and relationships between public legal persons and private persons if not subject to other legislations or to the rules of exercise of state authority.
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Highlighted articles Book 5