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AB 849 - Religious Freedom and Civil Marriage Protection Act

AB 849 - Religious Freedom and Civil Marriage Protection Act

Lead Author:
Assemblymember Mark Leno (D-San Francisco)

AB 849 (formerly AB 19) by Assemblymember Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) will guarantee the California Constitution’s protection of religious freedom and ensure equal treatment under the law by allowing same-sex couples to marry in California. 

STATUS: Passed by the Legislature.  Vetoed by Governor Schwarzenegger.

BACKGROUND ON AB 849:

EQCA Executive Director, Geoff Kors, testifying at the Assembly Judiciary Committee Hearing on AB 19 

 

 

 

 

 

HEARINGS:

4-26-05 LISTEN TO ARCHIVED FEED OF JUDICIARY COMMITTEE HEARING ON MARRIAGE EQUALITY BILL: AB 19

PRESS RELEASES:

Date Last Modified: 4/25/2008
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