First Regular Session 117th General Assembly (2011)
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HOUSE ENROLLED JOINT
RESOLUTION No. 6
A JOINT RESOLUTION proposing an amendment to Article 1 of the Indiana
Constitution concerning marriage.
Be it resolved by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:
SOURCE: ; (11)HJ9204.1. -->
SECTION 1. The following amendment to the Constitution of the
State of Indiana is proposed and agreed to by this, the One Hundred
Seventeenth General Assembly of the State of Indiana, and is referred
to the next General Assembly for reconsideration and agreement.
SOURCE: CON 1; (11)HJ9204.2. -->
SECTION 2. ARTICLE 1 OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE
STATE OF INDIANA IS AMENDED BY ADDING A NEW
SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS: Section 38. Only a marriage
between one (1) man and one (1) woman shall be valid or
recognized as a marriage in Indiana. A legal status identical or
substantially similar to that of marriage for unmarried individuals
shall not be valid or recognized.
Speaker of the House of Representatives
President of the Senate
President Pro Tempore
Governor of the State of Indiana
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