Clerk Of Peace Preparing for New Duties

May 09, 2013 -- 12:26am

John Brady, Sussex County Clerk of the PeaceWith the passage Tuesday of HB 75 – the bill allowing same sex marriage – the Clerk of Peace office in Sussex County was a busy place Wednesday.   While they can now begin accepting applications – Clerk of Peace John Brady tells WGMD they can’t issue a marriage license until mid to late June because the license is only good for 30 days.  Updated applications and forms should be available by mid-June both in the Clerk of Peace office as well as online.  Marriage licenses will be issued prior to July 1 - and couples are already reserving a time for their civil marriage ceremony.

Sussex County Marriage Bureau - 302-853-1717


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