In kansas how long do you have to wait to get married after divorce

Been separated for 6 years and want to remarry

Asked on June 23, 2016 under Family Law, Kansas

Answers:

M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 4 years ago | Contributor

Most states have a statutory waiting period to remarry that typically starts from the date the final judgment or decree of divorce is signed by the judge. This date is what is referring to as your "Date of Divorce". In KS, my research suggests that, the waiting period is 30 days. The length of separation is immaterial.


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