Legal Requirements

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Location Application Residency Period Waiting Period Language
Alaska in person none none English
Antigua in person none none English
Aruba Couple Arranges 2 days none Dutch
Bahamas ROE Arrange 24 hours none English
Barbados Couple Arranges none none English
Bermuda Couple Arranges none none English
Boston in person blood test 1 day 2-3 days English
British Columbia in person none none English
Cabo San Lucas Blood test,
chest x-ray
none 2 days Spanish
California Couple Arranges none none English
Canada in person none none English
Cayman Islands Couple Arranges none none English
Copenhagen in person none 3 weeks Dutch
Costa Rica Couple Arranges none none Spanish
Cozumel Mexico in person none  none Spanish
Dominica Couple Arranges 2 days none English
Dominican Republic Couple Arranges none none Spanish
England in person 7 days 16 days English
Florida ROE Arrange
restrictions apply
none none English
France in person 60 days TBA French
Greece Couple Arranges none none Greek
Grenada Couple Arranges 3 days 2 days English
Hawaii in person none none English
Italy Couple Arranges 3 days 3 days Italian
Jamaica ROE Arrange none 24 hours English
London in person 15 days 1 day English
Louisiana in person none 3 days English
Massachusetts in person Blood Test none none English
Mexico Chest Xray
Blood Test
none none Spanish
Naples Couple Arranges 3 days 3 days Italian
New Orleans in person none none English
New York in person none 24 hours English
Nova Scotia in person none 5 days English
Prague Couple Arranges none 2 days Czech
Puerto Rico in person Blood Test none none Spanish
South Carolina in person none 24 hours English
Spain in person 30 days TBA Spanish
St. Croix Couple Arranges none none English
St. John Couple Arranges none none English
St. Kitts Couple Arranges none none English
St. Lucia Couple Arranges none none English
St. Maarten Couple Arranges none 306 days
women only )
English
St. Thomas 
ROE Arrange none none English
Tahiti in person 30 days 30 days French
Texas in person none 72 hours English
Tortola ROE Arrange 3 days 3 days English
Vancouver/ Victoria in person none none English
Washington ROE Arrange
restrictions apply
none none English