State Laws and Legislation

Alaska Marriage/Relationship Recognition Law

Licenses marriages for same-sex couples? No.

Honors marriages of same-sex couples from other jurisdictions? No.
Alaska law states: “To be valid or recognized in this state, a marriage may exist only between one man and one woman.”

Any form of statewide relationship recognition for same-sex couples? No.

Citation: ALASKA CONST. Art. I § 25, adopted 1998.

Updated: Sun, March 11, 2007 - 11:00:51