HJ 1-12_ Filed 01/28/2008, 07:36 Turner
PREVAILED Roll Call No. _______
FAILED Ayes _______
WITHDRAWN Noes _______
RULED OUT OF ORDER
HOUSE MOTION ____
I move that House Joint Resolution 1 be amended to read as follows:
Delete the title and insert the following:
A JOINT RESOLUTION agreeing to a proposed amendment to
Article 1 of the Constitution of the State of Indiana by adding a new
Section concerning the definition of marriage and proposing an
amendment to Article 10 of the Indiana Constitution concerning
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Page 1, line 1, after "1." insert "(a) The amendment to the
Constitution of the State of Indiana, printed in SECTION 2 of this joint
resolution, which was agreed to by the One Hundred Fourteenth
General Assembly and referred to this General Assembly for
reconsideration and agreement, is agreed to by this the One Hundred
Fifteenth General Assembly of the State of Indiana.
Page 1, line 1, delete "following".
Page 1, line 2, after "Indiana" insert ", printed in SECTION 3 of this
Page 1, between lines 4 and 5, begin a new paragraph and insert:
"SECTION 2. ARTICLE
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1 OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE
STATE OF INDIANA IS AMENDED BY ADDING A NEW
SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS: Section 38. (a) Marriage in
Indiana consists only of the union of one man and one woman.
(b) This Constitution or any other Indiana law may not be
construed to require that marital status or the legal incidents of
marriage be conferred upon unmarried couples or groups.
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to HJR 1 as printed January 25, 2008.)