You cannot remarry until the nisi period is complete. The nisi period is the time between when the court enters your divorce judgment and the divorce becomes final by operation of the law.
A “1A” divorce is not final until 120 days from the date of the judgment.
A “1B” divorce is not final until 90 days from the date of the hearing if a judgment is entered.
How Do I get a Copy of My Divorce Decree?
Once the divorce is final and absolute, you do not receive a divorce decree from the court. You can request a certified copy of your divorce decree from the court that granted your divorce. See How to Get a Copy of Your Probate and Family Court Record for information on fees and the required form.
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