Code of the District of Columbia

§ 46–405. Illegal marriages entered into in another jurisdiction.

If any marriage declared illegal by the aforegoing sections shall be entered into in another jurisdiction by persons having and retaining their domicile in the District of Columbia, such marriage shall be deemed illegal, and may be decreed to be void in said District in the same manner as if it had been celebrated therein.


(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1392, ch. 854, § 1287.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 30-105.

1973 Ed., § 30-105.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 46-405.01.