Nevada, USA: Marriage Equality Ban Repeal Passes Assembly Committee

Written by scott on May 16th, 2013

Nevada mapA bill that takes the first step toward repeal of Nevada’s ban on gay marriage took another step today. RGJ.com reports:

SRJ13 was approved Thursday by the Assembly Committee on Legislative Operations and Elections. Next up is a full vote by the lower house, where passage is expected. It was previously approved by the Senate. The measure repeals language in the Nevada Constitution that defines marriage as between a man and a woman. The Protection of Marriage Act was ratified by voters in 2002.

If all goes well, Nevada could recognize marriage equality by 2015.

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1 Comments so far ↓

  1. Arturo Schultz says:

    Nevada COULD do it faster, Sorry but i am tired of all this next year, 2 year, someday stuff. Move along folks, its somesone elses life youre playing with.

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