Can I marry immediately after divorce? After obtaining divorce decree from the family court, you will have to wait till the completion of the appeal period of 90 days after which you can marry again before the concerned marriage sub-registrar.
Do I need my divorce papers to remarry in California? Do you need divorce papers to remarry? Yes.
Can you remarry the same person after divorce in California? Bigamy, or being married to multiple people at once, is illegal in California and throughout the United States. This means that you cannot remarry until after your divorce has been finalized.
Does California have a divorce waiting period? California, like many states, has a waiting period for getting divorced. Under Section 2339(a) of the California Family Code, spouses cannot finalize their divorce until six months after, “the date of service of a copy of [the] summons and petition or the date of appearance of the respondent, whichever occurs first.”