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Passed House amended (06/12/2000)

Declares that the House of Representatives: (1) recognizes the importance of strong marriages for a strong society; (2) commends communities that have established community marriage policies for their efforts to support marriage and prevent the problems of divorce; and (3) encourages other communities in the United States to develop voluntary community marriage policies to enable community members such as clergy, business leaders, public officials, and health professionals, to work together to strengthen marriages and provide stable environments for children.