Colorado, USA: Governor to Sign Civil Unions Bill This Week

Written by scott on March 18th, 2013

Colorado Governor John HickenlooperWe finally have a date for the signing of Colorado’s new civil unions bill – Thursday March 21st. KDVR reports:

Hickenlooper will sign Senate Bill 11, recognizing civil unions for same-sex couples, on Thursday afternoon at the Colorado History Museum. The venue was chosen to commemorate what will be, to sponsors and supporters, a historic moment for a state that passed Amendment 2 just two decades earlier. The ceremony, which will be open to the public, is scheduled for 3 p.m.

The law is scheduled to go into effect on May 1st.

 

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