New york gay marriage
City Clerks Office - Marriage Information for Same-Sex
A New York State Marriage License is valid for 60 days (except for active military personnel, for whom the validity runs for 180 days). A Marriage License issued in New York can be used anywhere within New York State but may not be used outside New York State.
Same-Sex Marriage, Civil Unions, and Domestic Partnerships
Aug 02, 2018 New York's governor wants to look into a town clerk refusing to issue the license, in part due to opposing samesex marriage.
Information on Getting Married in New York State
For copies of marriage licenses issued anywhere in New York State except the five (5) boroughs of New York City, a certified copy of the marriage record may be obtained from the office of the town or city clerk who issued the license, or from the New York State Department of Health.