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RCW 26.04.240 - Penalty for unlawful solemnization ? Code 1881


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Revised Code of Washington - Title 26: Domestic Relations - Chapter 4: Marriage

Penalty for unlawful solemnization ? Code 1881


Any person who shall undertake to join others in marriage knowing that he is not lawfully authorized so to do, or any person authorized to solemnize marriage, who shall join persons in marriage contrary to the provisions of *this chapter, shall, upon conviction thereof, be punished by a fine of not more than five hundred, nor less than one hundred dollars.

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[Code 1881 § 2395; 1866 p 84 § 17; RRS § 8454. FORMER PART OF SECTION: 1909 c 249 § 419; RRS § 2671 now codified as RCW 26.04.250.]


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