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My wife and I were married in the bahamas 17 years ago but

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My wife and I were married in the bahamas 17 years ago but cannot find the marriage certificate. Due to issuance dependant requirements we need the certificate for her to be covered on my health insurance. Can we just get married again in florida... not sure if they can find a copy of the record in the bahamas and there is time pressure due to the sign up period for insurance
Submitted: 10 months ago via USmarriagelaws.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 10 months ago.

In your unique circumstances it would be ok to simply remarry in Florida before a justice of the peace. I would just be concerned in the future there was some marital issues leading to a divorce you would have teo dates upon which to establish when the marital estate began.