New Civil Code Article 384 - Requirements to get married

Book 2 : Title III: Ch I : Sec II : Article 384

Article 384 - Requirements to get married To join in marriage, the parties must: (a) undergo the medical examinations required by law; (b) sign an affidavit that attests to their ability to marry, which is contained in the marriage certificate provided by the Demographic Registry; (c) obtain the marriage license required by law; and (d) formalize the marriage contract before an authorized person, observing the forms and solemnities prescribed by law. (Translated) <<<>>>> (Original Spanish) Artículo 384.-Requisitos de forma del matrimonio. Para unirse en matrimonio, los contrayentes tienen que: (a) someterse a los exámenes médicos que exige la ley; (b) suscribir una declaración jurada que dé fe de su capacidad para contraer matrimonio, que está contenida en el certificado de matrimonio que provee el Registro Demográfico conforme a lo dispuesto en esta sección; (c) obtener la licencia matrimonial que exige la ley; y (d) formalizar el contrato matrimonial ante una persona autorizada, observando las formas y solemnidades prescritas por la ley.

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