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517.09 SOLEMNIZATION.
No particular form is required to solemnize a marriage, except: the parties shall declare in
the presence of a person authorized to solemnize marriages and two attending witnesses that they
take each other as husband and wife; or the marriage shall be solemnized in a manner provided by
section 517.18.
History: (8570) RL s 3560; 1945 c 409 s 1-3; 1951 c 255 s 1; 1951 c 700 s 2; 1978 c 772 s 9