Repealing the Defense of Marriage Act
Bill Number: AJR 19
This resolution would put California on record in support of repealing the federal “Defense of Marriage Act.”
Status: Passed by the Assembly. Passed the Senate Judiciary Committee June 15, 2010, in a 3-2 vote. Passed by the Senate on August 23, 2010, in a 22-12 bipartisan vote. Adopted by the Legislature.
Authors:Assemblymembers Julia Brownley and Mike Feuer
Co-Authors: Senator Leno, Senator Christine Kehoe, and Assemblymembers Tom Ammiano, Arambula, Bass, Beall, Block, Blumenfield, Bradford, Brownley, Buchanan, Caballeron, C. Calderon, Carter, Chesbro, Coto, De La Torre, De Leon, Eng, Evans, Feuer, Fletcher, Fong, Fuentes, Furutani, Galgiani, Hall, Hayashi, Hernandez, Hill, Huber, Huffman, Jones, Krekorian, Ma, John A. Perez, Salas, Saldana, Skinner, Solorio, Swanson, Torlakson, Torrico, and Yamada.
Co-Sponsored With: California Faculty Association