House Joint Resolution 7 and Senate Joint Resolution 4: Amendment Defining Marriage

New Mexico
HOME | LAWS | ORGANIZATIONS | CASES | LEGISLATION
New Mexico

Last Updated: March 21, 2011
House Joint Resolution 7 and Senate Joint Resolution 4: Amendment Defining Marriage
House Senate
Sponsors:
Representative Nora Espinoza
Sponsors:
Senator William E. Sharer
Summary:

House Joint Resolution 7 proposes an amendment to Article 20 of the Constitution of New Mexico defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman. The proposed change reads: "Marriage in this state shall consist only of the union of one man and one woman."

Summary:

Senate Joint Resolution 4 proposes an amendment to Article 20 of the Constitution of New Mexico defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman. The proposed change reads: "Marriage in this state shall consist only of the union of one man and one woman."

Status:

1/24/2011     (House)     Introduced, sent to Consumer & Public Affairs
1/31/2011     (House)     Fiscal Impact Report
3/19/2011     (House)     Died in Committee

Status:

1/24/2011     (Senate)     Introduced, sent to Judiciary and Rules Committee
3/19/2011     (Senate)     Died in Committee

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

 Other Resources

House Bill Text

House Bill History

 Other Resources

Senate Bill Text

Senate Bill History