Kentucky Revised Statutes Title XXXV. Domestic Relations § 402.040. Marriage in another state

(1)  If any resident of this state marries in another state, the marriage shall be valid here if valid in the state where solemnized, unless the marriage is against Kentucky public policy.

(2)  A marriage between members of the same sex is against Kentucky public policy and shall be subject to the prohibitions established in KRS 402.045 .


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