An Affidavit to Amend a Marriage Record VS 24C (PDF) form is required to:
For further information please see the informational pamphlet for Affidavit to Amend a Marriage Record (PDF), checklist (PDF) and sample document (PDF).
A “certified” copy of the court order must be a copy of the order that was originally prepared by the court. It cannot be an original printout. The photocopy you receive from the court must have all of the following:
Supporting documents are used to support the information being amended. Acceptable documents include copies of the following:
A notarized Sworn Statement is required if a certified authorized copy of the amended certificate is requested unless you are submitting a certified copy of a court order. For explanation of who may receive a certified authorized copy view this link.
CDPH-VR processing times may occasionally increase as do the volume of requests.
Currently Marriage Amendments are processed within six (6) to eight (8) weeks from the date CDPH-VR receives the request.
Informational Pamphlet Affidavit to Amend a Marriage Record (PDF) and checklist (PDF).
Affidavit to Amend a Record VS 24C (PDF) form. To view sample form click here (PDF).
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Adjudication of Facts of Parentage pamphlet/form/sample/checklist
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Court Order Delayed Certificate of Death pamphlet/form/sample
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