State of Rhode Island General Laws 15-3.1-13

Recognized date of marriage.

For purposes of determining the legal rights and responsibilities involving individuals who previously entered into a civil union in this state, and whose civil union has merged into a marriage under this chapter, the date of the recording of the marriage certificate shall be the operative date by which legal rights and responsibilities are determined.

(P.L. 2013, ch. 4, § 5; P.L. 2013, ch. 5, § 5.)

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