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To constitute a valid marriage in this state there must be:
(1) Parties able to contract;
(2) An actual contract; and
(3) Consummation according to law.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Georgia Code Title 19. Domestic Relations § 19-3-1 - last updated April 14, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ga/title-19-domestic-relations/ga-code-sect-19-3-1.html
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