Except as provided in section
517.03, subdivision 1
, paragraph (b), all marriages contracted
within this state prior to March 1, 1979 or outside this state that were valid at the time of the
contract or subsequently validated by the laws of the place in which they were contracted or by
the domicile of the parties are valid in this state.
History: 1978 c 772 s 15; 1997 c 203 art 10 s 4