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BILL SUMMARY

Resolution notes that declaratory judgment actions that have been filed raise the constitutional issues of federalism and separation of powers disregarded in Obergefell’s mandate that states issue same-sex marriage licenses in the absence of legislative action authorizing the same.

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House Resolution 529

Sponsor(s): Lynn in the House

STATUS

Passed the Senate 26-2 and the House 73-18. Signed by Gov. Haslam.