Who issues the marriage license in Georgia?

Full Question:

Who issues the marriage license in Georgia?
02/27/2017   |   Category: Marriage   |   State: Georgia   |   #32952

Answer:

In Georgia, the judge of the probate court, or the court clerk, have the power to issue a marriage license.
O.C.G.A. § 19-3-30reads:
“(a) Marriage licenses shall be issued only by the judge of the probate court or his clerk at the county courthouse between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 6:00 P.M., Monday through Saturday.”