i have been separated for a few months and i am working on the divorce papers. i spoke to his HR and i know i have 31 days of health insurance from the final date of divorce. the divorce is 6 months long.
If you mean when does the 6 months start to run, it's from the date Respondent is served. That does not mean you will be divorced in 6 months.
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Filing date is date petition filed.
Six month statutory period runs from latter of date filed or date respondent is served.
The 6 months refers to the 'minimum' at which you can be legally divorced (although you can get a Judgment filed before then, it won't be effective until 6 months from the date he is served). It could take much longer depending on whether you have disputed issues, and can reach agreement on them.
The final date of divorce is 6 months from the date the Judgment is entered in your case.
The Judgment can be entered anytime and can even be entered before expiration of the 6 month waiting period. But, regardless of when your Judgment is entered, the 31 days will run from the date the Judgment is entered.
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