From Values Polarization to Common Ground? Neither this Constitution, nor the constitution of any State, shall be construed to require that marriage or the legal incidents thereof be conferred upon any union other than the union of a man and a woman S. Office of Personnel ManagementNo. Same-Sex Marriage in Latin America: July 8,available at http:
Appendices give texts of state constitutional amendments, grouped by type.
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U5 S33 ] Snyder, R. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Washington dismissed a joint bankruptcy petition by two women, U. No State shall be required to give effect to any public act, record, or judicial proceeding of any other State concerning a union between persons of the same sex that is treated as a marriageor as having the legal incidents of marriageunder the laws of such other State. George and Ryan T. Equality and the Role of the State. Review of Eskridge book. Lungren would add this language to the Constitution:
The arrangement of entries under each jurisdiction is chronological, with undated items given first alphabetically. Insame-sex marriage was legalized in Iowa by decision of its Supreme Court, in Vermont, New Hampshire, and the District of Columbia by legislation, and in Connecticut by both. In Junethe Supreme Court of the United States invalidated the federal Defense of Marriage Act as an unconstitutional infringement on personal liberty. Burtonwould prohibit federal court review of validity or interpretation of DOMA. Where Is Same-Sex Marriage?