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June 15, 2005

House Joint Resolution 6: Marriage Amendment

Author:
Representative Chisum

Summary:
This bill would amend the Texas State Constitution to provide that marriage in the State of Texas "shall consist only of the union of one man and one woman."

Status:

11/08/2004HFiled
02/08/2005HRead first time
02/08/2005HReferred to the Committee on State Affairs
04/04/2005HScheduled for public hearing; Considered in public hearing. Left pending in committee
04/11/2005HConsidered in public hearing
04/15/2005HCommittee report filed with Committee Coordinator. Committee report printed and distributed
04/18/2005HCommittee report sent to Calendars
04/22/2005HConsidered in Calendars
04/25/2005HPassed the House; 101-29
04/26/2005HReceived from the House
04/27/2005HRead first time
04/27/2005HReferred to the Committee on State Affairs
05/19/2005HScheduled for public hearing for 5/20/05
05/30/2005 Passed!

HSLDA's Position:
Support

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