To amend chapter 1 of title 1, United States Code, with regard to the definition of "marriage" and "spouse" for Federal purposes and to ensure respect for State regulation of marriage.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 9, 2014
Length: 3 pages
Jan 9, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 9, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
S. 2024 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Feb 24, 2014
Jan 9, 2014
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Feb 10, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 824 (114th).
H.R. 3829 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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