H.J.Res. 39 (109th): Marriage Protection resolution

Introduced:

Mar 17, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on March 17, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Daniel Lungren

Representative for California's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2005
Length: 2 pages

About the resolution

Full Title

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to marriage.

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History

Mar 17, 2005
 
Introduced

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