House Joint Resolution 102: Repeals Marriage Amendment

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House Joint Resolution 102: Repeals Marriage Amendment
Sponsors:
Representative Garnet Coleman
Summary:

House Joint Resolution 102 proposes a constitutional amendment to repeal the marriage amendment. The proposed constitutional amendment would be submitted to the voters at an election to be held November 8, 2011. The ballot shall be printed to permit voting for or against the proposition: "The constitutional amendment repealing the constitutional provision providing that marriage in this state consists only of the union of one man and one woman and prohibiting this state or a political subdivision of this state from creating or recognizing any legal status identical or similar to marriage."

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

02/23/2011     (House)     Filed
03/10/2011     (House)     Read first time and referred to State Affairs
05/30/2011     (House)     Bill died when legislature adjourned

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