Also See: Idaho Marriage Laws
Statute: Idaho State Divorce Code (Title 32, Chapter 6): www3.state.id.us
Residency: The Plaintiff must have been a resident continuously for 6 weeks or more prior to filing.
Legal Separation Recognized? Yes. Alimony can be awarded without having a divorce pending.
Counseling Requirements: None.
Property Distribution : Idaho is a community property state so marital assets are typically divided equally. Factors affecting property distribution include the duration of the marriage, prenuptial agreements and the age, health, occupation, liabilities and earning abilities of each spouse.
Alimony : Alimony may be awarded to either party and is at the discretion of the judge. Fault is considered.