House Joint Resolution 638: A Bill to Repeal Virginia's Marriage Amendment

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House Joint Resolution 638: A Bill to Repeal Virginia's Marriage Amendment
Sponsors:
Del. David Englin
Summary:

In 2006, Virginia voters passed a referendum amending Virginia's constitution to define marriage as between one man and one woman, and prevented the state from creating another legal status designed to approximate marriage. This bill seeks to repeal that amendment.

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

01/12/11 House: Prefiled
01/12/11 House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/13/11 House: Assigned to Privileges and Elections Subcommittee No. 1

This bill failed to exit its committee of origin, and is now dead.

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