Under Section 31, Colonel Otamias' retirement benefits are exempt from execution.Retirement benefits are exempt from execution so as to ensure that the retiree hasenoughfundstosupporthimselfandhisfamily.On the other hand, the right to receive support is provided under the Family Code.Article 194 of the Family Code defines support as follows:chanRoblesvirtualLawlibraryArt. 194. Support comprises everything indispensable for sustenance, dwelling, clothing,medical attendance, education and transportation, in keeping with the financial capacityofthefamily.The education of the person entitled to be supported referred to in the precedingparagraph shall include his schooling or training for some profession, trade or vocation,even beyond the age of majority. Transportation shall include expenses in going to andfrom school, or to and from place of work.cralawredThe provisions of the Family Code also state who are obliged to give support,thus:chanRoblesvirtualLawlibraryArt. 195. Subject to the provisions of the succeeding articles, the following are obliged tosupport each other to the whole extent set forth in the preceding article:(1)Thespouses;(2)Legitimateascendantsanddescendants;(3) Parents and their legitimate children and the legitimate and illegitimate children ofthelatter;(4) Parents and their illegitimate children and the legitimate and illegitimate children ofthelatter;and(5) Legitimate brothers and sisters, whether of the full or half- blood.Art. 196. Brothers and sisters not legitimately related, whether of the full or half-blood,are likewise bound to support each other to the full extent set forth in Article 194 exceptonly when the need for support of the brother or sister, being of age, is due to a causeimputabletotheclaimant'sfaultornegligence.Art. 197. For the support of legitimate ascendants; descendants, whether legitimate orillegitimate; and brothers and sisters, whether legitimately or illegitimately related, onlythe separate property of the person obliged to give support shall be answerableprovided that in case the obligor has no separate property, the absolute community orthe conjugal partnership, if financially capable, shall advance the support, which shall bededucted from the share of the spouses obliged upon the liquidation of the absolutecommunity or of the conjugal partnership.