H.R. 4430 (111th): District of Columbia Referendum on Marriage Act of 2010

Jan 13, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Jason Chaffetz
Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district
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Jan 13, 2010
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A bill to protect the democratic process and the right of the people of ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 02, 2010


This bill was introduced on January 13, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jan 13, 2010
Referred to Committee Jan 13, 2010
Full Title

To protect the democratic process and the right of the people of the District of Columbia to define marriage.


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District of Columbia Referendum on Marriage Act of 2010 - Prohibits the government of the District of Columbia from issuing a marriage license to any couple of the same sex until the people of the District have the opportunity to hold a referendum or initiative on the question of whether the District should issue same-sex marriage licenses.

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