To include under Federal laws granting rights and responsibilities to married couples other couples in other legal unions similar to marriage, including domestic partnerships and civil unions.
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Jul 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2013
Length: 2 pages
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H.R. 2834 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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