Lt. Gov. Bysiewicz signs legislation banning marriage under 18

That law says if someone is under 18, they cannot be married. Currently, the age is 16.

News 12 Staff

Jun 23, 2023, 2:16 AM

Updated 298 days ago

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Lt. Gov. Bysiewicz signs legislation banning marriage under 18
Lt. Gov. Susan Bysiewicz signed legislation today banning child marriage.
The law says if someone is under 18, they cannot be married. Currently, the age is 16.
Lawmakers previously discussed the dangers of child marriage.
Bysiewicz signed the legislation on Gov. Ned Lamont's behalf.
Lamont is at an economic development mission out of state.


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