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HB 9 - Allowing Domestic Partnerships - Key Vote

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (33-31) - (Key vote)

Title: Allowing Domestic Partnerships

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that gives domestic partnerships the same legal benefits as common law marriage.

Highlights:
- Prohibits discrimination against a domestic partner or domestic partnership [sec. 3 (b)]. - Grants jurisdiction over domestic partnerships to the district court [sec. 4 (a)]. - Establishes a registration fee of $25.00, paid the the county clerk, in order to receive a certificate of domestic partnership [sec. 7 (b)]. - Prohibits interference with or regulation of religious practices (Sec. 6).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Allowing Domestic Partnerships

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