Washington Marriage Laws

RCW 26.60.020 - Definitions


Related Pages

APPLY FOR ORDINATION

Revised Code of Washington - Title 26: Domestic Relations - Chapter 60: State registered domestic partnerships

Definitions


The definitions in this section apply throughout this chapter unless the context clearly requires otherwise. (1) "State registered domestic partners" means two adults who meet the requirements for a valid state registered domestic partnership as established by RCW 26.60.030 and who have been issued a certificate of state registered domestic partnership by the secretary. (2) "Secretary" means the secretary of state's office. (3) "Share a common residence" means inhabit the same residence. Two persons shall be considered to share a common residence even if: (a) Only one of the domestic partners has legal ownership of the common residence; (b) One or both domestic partners have additional residences not shared with the other domestic partner; or (c) One domestic partner leaves the common residence with the intent to return.

◀︎ Back to Washington Marriage Laws ︎︎︎︎︎◀︎ Back to Marriage Laws Home



[2007 c 156 § 2.]


Law Reference:
RCW 26.60.020


Law Tag:



Will You
Marry Us?

The wedding gift package revolutionizing how you choose your officiant!

Learn More

Signature
Wedding Officiant Package

Everything you need to Officiate Weddings like pro!

Learn More

Minister Ordination
Package

Our most popular package contains everything you need to officiate your first wedding.

Order Now

Ocean
Conservancy

AMM supports Ocean Conservancy. Check them out!

Donate Now
APPLY FOR ORDINATION