New Civil Code Article 397 - Proof of the marriage celebrated outside of Puerto Rico

Book 2: Title III: Chapter II: Section I: Article 397

Article 397 - Proof of the marriage celebrated outside of Puerto Rico. Marriage celebrated in any state or territory of the United States or in a foreign country must be proven by presenting certified records from the official registry or, in its absence, by any admissible means of evidence. (Translated) <<<>>>> (Original Spanish) Artículo 397.-Prueba del matrimonio celebrado fuera de Puerto Rico. El matrimonio celebrado en cualquier estado o territorio de Estados Unidos o en un país extranjero debe probarse mediante la presentación de las constancias certificadas del registro oficial o, en su ausencia, por cualquier medio de prueba admisible.

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