Kansas Marriage Laws
23-115 - Validity of marriages contracted without state
All marriages contracted without this state, which would be valid by the laws of the country in which the same were contracted, shall be valid in all courts and places in this state. It is the strong public policy of this state only to recognize as valid marriages from other states that are between a man and a woman.◀︎ Back to Kansas Marriage Laws ︎︎︎︎︎◀︎ Back to Marriage Laws Home
History: L. 1867, ch. 84, § 9; G.S. 1868, ch. 61, § 9; R.S. 1923, 23-115; L. 1996, ch. 142, § 3; July 1.