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517.05 CREDENTIALS OF MINISTER.
Ministers of any religious denomination, before they are authorized to solemnize a marriage,
shall file a copy of their credentials of license or ordination with the court administrator of the
district court of a county in this state, who shall record the same and give a certificate thereof.
The place where the credentials are recorded shall be endorsed upon and recorded with each
certificate of marriage granted by a minister.
History: (8566) RL s 3556; 1978 c 772 s 4; 1Sp1986 c 3 art 1 s 82