2008 Regular Session


File Code: Family Law Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 848
Sponsored By:
Senators Raskin and Madaleno
Family Law - Domestic Partnerships


Repealing references to "marriage" in specified provisions of law governing marriage and substituting references to "domestic partnership"; making specified provisions of law that previously applied to marriages apply to domestic partnerships; providing that only a domestic partnership between two individuals not otherwise prohibited from entering into a domestic partnership is valid in this State; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Divorce -see also- Annulment
Domestic Partnerships and Civil Unions
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Fees -see also- Devt Fees and Taxes; Reimbursement Rates
Interstate Affairs
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Local Government Mandates
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Family Law
( 2-101 , 2-201 , 2-202 , 2-301 , 2-401 , 2-403 , 2-404 , 2-404.1 , 2-405 , 2-406 , 2-407 , 2-408 , 2-409 , 2-410 , 2-501 , 2-502 , 2-503 , 2-601 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered