Kentucky Marriage Laws
402.005 - Definition of marriage
As used and recognized in the law of the Commonwealth, "marriage" refers only to the civil status, condition, or relation of one (1) man and one (1) woman united in law for life, for the discharge to each other and the community of the duties legally incumbent upon those whose association is founded on the distinction of sex.◀︎ Back to Kentucky Marriage Laws ︎︎︎︎︎◀︎ Back to Marriage Laws Home
Effective: July 15, 1998 History: Created 1998 Ky. Acts ch. 258, sec. 4, effective July 15, 1998.