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August 3, 2006

House Bill 2438: A Constitutional Amendment Defining Marriage

Authors:
Representatives Moore, Stiller, Hill, Crawford (Primary Sponsors); Allred, Almond, Barnhart, Blackwood, Blust, Brown, Brubaker, Capps, Clary, Cleveland, Cole, Culp, Current, Daughtridge, Dockham, Dollar, Eddins, Folwell, Frye, Gillespie, Hilton, Hollo, Holloway, Holmes, Howard, Johnson, Justice, Justus, Kiser, Langdon, LaRoque, Lewis, McComas, McGee, McMahan, Pate, Preston, Ray, Rayfield, Rhodes, Sauls, Setzer, Spear, Stam, Starnes, Steen, Vinson, Walend, Walker, West, Wiley, Wilson, and Wray.

Summary:
This bill proposed a constitutional amendment in North Carolina defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman at one time. Had this bill passed, the uniting of two persons of the same sex or the uniting of more than two persons of any sex in marriage, civil union, domestic partnership, or any similar relationship would not be recognized. HSLDA supported this legislation.

Status:

5/23/2006 Filed
5/24/2006 Referred to Committee on Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House
7/27/2006 Bill died when the Legislature adjourned

Action Requested:
None at this time.

HSLDA's Position:
HSLDA supported this legislation.

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