VA SB50 | 2018 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on November 27 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-11-27 - Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
Pending: Senate Courts of Justice Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]

Summary

Same-sex marriages; civil unions. Repeals the statutory prohibitions on same-sex marriages and civil unions or other arrangements between persons of the same sex purporting to bestow the privileges and obligations of marriage. These prohibitions have been rendered obsolete by the United States Supreme Court decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, 576 U.S. ___ (June 26, 2015). This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia Code Commission.

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Title

Same-sex marriages; civil unions.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2017-11-27SenateReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2017-11-27SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101259D

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