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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - No-fault divorce waiting periods will be shorter in Pennsylvania, under a newly signed law.
Gov. Wolf signed legislation Wednesday that reduces the mandatory separation period to obtain a no-fault divorce from two years to one year in Pennsylvania.
The bill's sponsor, Rep. Tara Toohil of Luzerne County, says the couple can start dividing assets and determining whether alimony is owed after that.
It takes effect in 60 days.