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Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 899
Session Year 2009
 


AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE GUARANTEE OF EQUAL PROTECTION UNDER THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE FOR SAME SEX COUPLES.

To implement the decision of the Connecticut Supreme Court in Kerrigan v. Commissioner of Public Health, provide for the recognition of marriages and relationships providing substantially the same rights, benefits and responsibilities entered into in another state or jurisdiction and provide for the merger of existing civil unions into marriages.

Introduced by:
Judiciary Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/30/2009Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 4/29/2009(LCO)Public Act 09-13
 4/23/2009Signed by Governor in Original
 4/22/2009Rules Suspended, Transmitted to the Governor
 4/22/2009In Concurrence
 4/22/2009House Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A,C
 4/22/2009House Rejected House Amendment Schedule A 5952
 4/22/2009House Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule C
 4/22/2009House Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A
 4/22/2009Rules Suspended
 4/22/2009Rules Suspended, Transmitted to the House
 4/22/2009Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A,C
 4/22/2009Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule D 5913
 4/22/2009Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule C 5943
 4/22/2009Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule B 5938
 4/22/2009Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 5932
 4/16/2009(LCO)File Number 680
 4/16/2009Senate Calendar Number 464
 4/16/2009Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/16/2009(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/9/2009(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/15/09 5:00 PM
 3/31/2009(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/30/2009(JUD)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/2/2009Public Hearing 03/06
 2/11/2009Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of SB-899

Rep. Beth Bye, 19th Dist.
Rep. Hector L. Robles, 6th Dist.
Rep. Charles D. Clemons, 124th Dist.
Rep. Ernest Hewett, 39th Dist.
Sen. Mary Ann Handley, 4th Dist.

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