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SB 54 - Recognizing Out-of-State Same-Sex Marriages - Key Vote

California Key Votes

Abel Maldonado voted Nay (Concurrence Vote) on this Legislation.

Read statements Abel Maldonado made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Recognizing Out-of-State Same-Sex Marriages

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (23-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Recognizing Out-of-State Same-Sex Marriages

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill that recognizes all same-sex marriages contracted outside of California prior to November 5, 2008, and specifies that same-sex marriages contracted on or after November 5, 2008 are guaranteed the same rights, protections and benefits, and are subject to the same responsibilities, obligations and duties under state or national law as are granted and imposed upon all spouses, with a sole exception of the designation of the term "marriage."

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (47-29) - (Key vote)

Title: Recognizing Out-of-State Same-Sex Marriages

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that recognizes all same-sex marriages contracted outside of California prior to November 5, 2008, and specifies that same-sex marriages contracted on or after November 5, 2008 are guaranteed the same rights, protections and benefits, and are subject to the same responsibilities, obligations and duties under state or national law as are granted and imposed upon all spouses, with a sole exception of the designation of the term "marriage."

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (24-14) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Recognizing Out-of-State Same-Sex Marriages

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