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Minnesota Marriage Amendment: Marriage Amendment

Minnesota Marriage Amendment Event

Join us at Metropolitan State University for Marriage Amendment on Wednesday, March 21 for a forum concerning the Minnesota Marriage Amendment.

  • Refreshments: 3:30 p.m
  • Program: 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
  • Library and Learning Center Rm. 302
  • Metropolitan State University
  • 645 E. 7th St., St. Paul

Sponsored by The Center for Community Based Learning (CCBL) and the Diversity Learning Task Force.

Minnesota Marriage Amendment

Short Title of SF1308

Constitutional amendment to recognize marriage solely between one man and one woman

On May 22, 2011, SF1308 was passed by both houses of the Minnesota Legislature. The citizens of Minnesota will vote on whether the Constitution of the State of Minnesota should be amended to define marriage as solely between one man and one woman on November in the General Election on Tuesday, November 6, 2012.

Long Description

1E Proposing an amendment to the Minnesota constitution, article XIII recognizing marriage as a union solely between one man and one woman (je)

Current Minnesota Statute

A bill passed by the Minnesota Legislature in 1997 resulted in Minn. Stat. §517.03, which clearly prohibits marriages between people of the same sex.

Full Text of the Bills

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