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Question: I am getting a divorce. How long must I be in Arizona before I am considered a resident?
Dissolution of Marriage (divorce) in Arizona is covered Title 25 of the Arizona Revised Statutes (A.R.S.). A.R.S. § 25-312 discusses the findings necessary for a divorce in Arizona. Section 1 states, "That one of the parties, at the time the action was commenced, was domiciled in this state, or was stationed in this state while a member of the armed services, and that in either case the domicile or military presence has been maintained for ninety days prior to filing the petition for dissolution of marriage." For more information, read through the articles on this site about divorce.
I am getting a divorce. How long must I be in Arizona before I am considered a resident?
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