Same-sex marriages; civil unions. (SB10)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria), Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria), Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church), Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston), Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Same-sex marriages; civil unions. Repeals the statutory prohibitions on same-sex marriages and civil unions or other arrangements between persons of the same sex purporting to bestow the privileges and obligations of marriage. The prohibition on these relationships contained in Article I, Section 15-A of the Constitution of Virginia is unaffected by this bill. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/01/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100352D
12/01/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/27/2016Continued to 2017 in Courts of Justice (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
12/02/2016Left in Courts of Justice