VA SB50 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on November 27 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-02-05 - Incorporated by Courts of Justice
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


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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Same-sex marriages; civil unions.


Roll Calls

2018-02-05 - Senate - Senate: Incorporated by Courts of Justice (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-02-05SenateIncorporated by Courts of Justice
2017-11-27SenateReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2017-11-27SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101259D

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