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Marriage License Expiration

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Expiration Date of Marriage License:

A marriage license is valid for a set amount of days. If the marriage does not take place within set amount of days from the date the license was issued, a new license must be issued, and additional fees must be tendered. In most states, the original license must be returned to the Clerk’s office. There is no provision for a refund.



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Marriage Waiting Period after Application:





Marriage Waiting Period after Receiving Marriage License:





Copy of Certificate of Marriage License

You may request a copy of your marriage certificate in person, online or by mail.

Please Note: State and county marriage license Law requirements often change. The above information is for guidance only and should not be regarded as legal advice.

It is important that you verify all information with your local marriage license office where you will be married for the most up-to-date information.

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State Laws marriage requirements to obtain and file a marriage license to receive certified copy of your marriage certificate from clerk’s office upon request.

United States Marriage License Laws