The separation period can begin before the divorce is filed and attempts to reconcile by cohabitating will not stop the six-month separation period from running. Indiana: Yes: Iowa: Yes: Kansas: Yes: Kentucky: Yes, as long as you sleep in different beds and do not have sex for 60 days before the divorce is finalized. Louisiana: No. Spouses cannot live together. The separation agreement can also be submitted as part of a divorce decree, if you or your spouse decides to seek a divorce on the no-fault ground, rather than wait the required year to seek a divorce based upon having lived separate and apart under the terms of a separation agreement.