[Based on Missouri Revised Statutes, Sections 452.075 and 452.335]SPOUSE' S NAME: Even though there is no specific statute that addresses changing a spouse's name as part of a petition for dissolution of marriage, a person may petition the circuit court for a name change.
The petition shall set forth the petitioner's full name, the new name desired, and a concise statement of the reason for such desired change.
Student Services/Prevention and Wellness team members provide statewide leadership and technical assistance for state and federal programs supporting the development, safety, and health of Wisconsin public school students.
The Office of the Secretary of State processes requests for apostilles and authentications.
The fee for standard service (3-5 day processing time) is $10 per document.
If you are thinking of getting married right after being divorced, you need to know the waiting times that some states require before allowing you to get remarried.
Here are the waiting time requirements after being divorced.
Make sure you check with your local marriage license office or county clerk to make sure that state requirements haven't changed.RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS AND WHERE TO FILE: To file for a divorce in Missouri, either party must be a resident of the state for at least 90 days prior to filing.The petition shall be filed in the circuit court in the county where either party resides.[Based on Missouri Revised Statutes, Section 452.240 and 452.305.1]LEGAL GROUNDS FOR DIVORCE: A dissolution of marriage may be granted on the grounds that there remains no reasonable likelihood that the marriage can be preserved and that therefore the marriage is irretrievably broken.If the defendant denies that the marriage is irretrievably broken, the plaintiff must prove one or more of the following:[Based on Missouri Revised Statutes, Section 452.330]ALIMONY/MAINTENANCE/SPOUSAL SUPPORT: Maintenance may be awarded to either spouse if the court finds that the spouse seeking maintenance lacks sufficient property, to provide for his or her reasonable needs, and is unable to support himself herself through appropriate employment or is the custodian of a child whose condition or circumstances make it appropriate that the custodian not be required to seek employment outside the home.When awarding the duration and amount of maintenance, the court shall consider all relevant factors including: Remarriage of the spouse receiving alimony shall relieve the other spouse from the obligation to pay alimony.