House Bill 1178: Recognizes Same-Sex Civil Unions

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Last Updated: April 19, 2013
House Bill 1178: Recognizes Same-Sex Civil Unions
Sponsors:
Representatives Cohen, K. Boyle, Bradford, Briggs, V. Brown, Brownlee, D. Costa, P. Costa, Davis, Delissio, D. Evans, Fabrizio, Frankel, Gergely, Mcgeehan, Molchany, Mundy, O'brien, Parker, Pashinski, Roebuck, Rozzi, Santarsiero, Schlossberg, Sturla, Vitali, Wheatley and Youngblood
Summary:

This bill would recognize a civil union as the union between two adults of the same sex. It would also grant all rights that persons have in a marriage to persons in a civil union.

Given HSLDA's interest in preserving traditional marriage, this bill should be opposed.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

See "Bill History" link below.

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Bill History