Text: H.R.2608 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/21/2009)


111th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 2608

To define marriage for all legal purposes in the District of Columbia to consist of the union of one man and one woman.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 21, 2009

Mr. Jordan of Ohio (for himself, Mr. Boren, Mr. Bartlett, Mr. Alexander, Mr. Broun of Georgia, Mr. Cantor, Mr. Chaffetz, Mr. Cole, Mr. Conaway, Ms. Fallin, Mr. Fleming, Mr. Forbes, Mr. Franks of Arizona, Mr. Garrett of New Jersey, Mr. Gohmert, Mr. Herger, Mr. Jones, Mr. King of Iowa, Mr. Kline of Minnesota, Mr. Lamborn, Mr. Latta, Mr. Luetkemeyer, Mr. Marchant, Mr. McHenry, Mr. McIntyre, Mr. Neugebauer, Mr. Rogers of Kentucky, Mr. Scalise, Mr. Smith of Texas, Mr. Tiahrt, Mr. Wilson of South Carolina, Mr. Price of Georgia, Mr. Boozman, and Mr. Pence) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform


A BILL

To define marriage for all legal purposes in the District of Columbia to consist of the union of one man and one woman.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That in the District of Columbia, for all legal purposes, “marriage” means the union of one man and one woman.