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Act 168 of 1939

AN ACT to determine whether certain marriages solemnized in another state by individuals authorized to solemnize marriages under the laws of that state are to be recognized in this state.

History: 1939, Act 168, Imd. Eff. June 6, 1939 ;-- Am. 1996, Act 334, Imd. Eff. June 26, 1996

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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 551.271SectionMarriages solemnized in another state validated.
Section 551.272SectionMarriage not between man and woman invalidated.
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