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January 21, 2009

Senate Resolution 29: Redefining Marriage

Sponsors:
Senators Ciccone, Tassoni, Walaska, Gallo, McCaffrey

Summary:
This bill propose an amendment to the Rhode Island Constitution to redefine marriage as “a lawful union between one man and one woman, and/or a lawful union between two men, and/or a lawful union between two women.”

Status:

1/14/2009(Senate) Introduced, referred to Senate Constitutional and Regulatory Issues

This bill failed to pass, and is now dead.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose!

Action Requested:
No action is requested at this time.

 Other Resources

Bill Text   (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)

Bill History