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Current Status of a Specific Bill or Resolution
1999-2000 Legislative Session

General:

Bill:  H.0847 
Title:  CIVIL UNIONS 
 
Currently:  Enacted Law 
 
Sponsor(s): H Judiciary
 
Request No:  00-0686 
Drafter:  Childs 
   
Comments:   

House Status:

Current Status:  PASSED BOTH HOUSES 
Status Date:  04/25/2000 
   
Date
 
Action
 
Jrn. Page
1st Reading:  03/02/2000    384 
2nd Reading:  03/15/2000  AMEND   506 
3rd Reading:  03/16/2000  AMEND   528 

House Committee Reports:

Committee In Date Out Date Report Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
H Ways & Means  03/03/2000  03/13/2000  F/W/A  580  Yes  506  03/15/2000 

House Amendments (Individual):

Member Date Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
Koch, Thomas F/Sec. 1  03/15/2000  655  No  506  03/15/2000 
Corren/Deen/Sec.1  03/15/2000  655  No  506  03/15/2000 
Starr, Schiavone/substitute Flory's  03/15/2000    No  506  03/15/2000 
Flory/Schiavone/Starr/Sec.1   03/15/2000  655  No  506  03/15/2000 
Perry, Albert J/First  03/15/2000    No  506  03/15/2000 
Maslack, Fred A/First Sec. 5  03/16/2000  815  No  528  03/16/2000 
Seibert, Ann/Sec. 2 Sec. 26  03/16/2000    Yes  528  03/16/2000 
Schiavone, George/Sec.3  03/16/2000    No  528  03/16/2000 
Houston, Connie T/Sec.1  03/16/2000    No  528  03/16/2000 
Schiavone/Starr/Sec.23a  03/16/2000  815  Divided  528  03/16/2000 
Hyde/Marron/Page 7  03/16/2000  815  Yes  528  03/16/2000 
Angell, Philip A/Page 9  03/16/2000    Yes  528  03/16/2000 
Helm, Robert /Sec.5  03/16/2000    No  528  03/16/2000 
Severance, Malcolm/Sec.37  03/16/2000    Yes  528  03/16/2000 
Perry/Allard Et Al/ Sec. 23a  03/16/2000    No  528  03/16/2000 

House Roll Call Votes:

Date Question Ayes Nays P/F Jrn JrnDate  
03/15/2000  Koch amendment  45  103  506  03/15/2000  Details
03/15/2000  Starr Amend  56  91  506  03/15/2000  Details
03/15/2000  Flory Amend  29  118  506  03/15/2000  Details
03/15/2000  Corren Amend  22  125  506  03/15/2000  Details
03/15/2000  Third Reading  79  68  506  03/15/2000  Details
03/16/2000  Schiavone 2nd Inst.  55  89  528  03/16/2000  Details
03/16/2000  Non/debatable to Deb.  140  528  03/16/2000  Details
03/16/2000  Maslack Amend  136  528  03/16/2000  Details
03/16/2000  Shall the bill be recommitted  53  92  528  03/16/2000  Details
03/16/2000  Perry Amend  62  83  528  03/16/2000  Details
03/16/2000  Pass?  76  69  528  03/16/2000  Details
04/25/2000  Schiavone Motion  63  84  1052  04/25/2000  Details
04/25/2000  Concur/w/S./Prop/Amd.  79  68  1052  04/25/2000  Details

Senate Status:

Current Status:  PASSED/CONC W/PROP 
Status Date:  04/19/2000 
   
Date
 
Action
 
Jrn. Page
1st Reading:  03/21/2000    357 
2nd Reading:  04/18/2000  AMEND   554 
3rd Reading:  04/19/2000  AMEND   582 

Senate Committee Reports:

Committee In Date Out Date Report Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
S Judiciary  03/21/2000  04/14/2000  F/W/A  826  Yes  554  04/18/2000 
S Finance  04/13/2000  04/14/2000  FAVOR  826  Yes  554  04/18/2000 

Senate Amendments (Individual):

Member Date Cal. Action Jrn. JrnDate
Bahre, Tom   04/18/2000  1183  No  582  04/19/2000 

Senate Roll Call Votes:

Date Question Ayes Nays P/F Jrn JrnDate  
04/18/2000  Shall the bill be amended as recommended by the Committee on Judiciary?  30  554  04/18/2000  Details
04/18/2000  Shall the bill be read the third time?  19  11  554  04/18/2000  Details
04/19/2000  Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Senator Bahre?  25  582  04/19/2000  Details
04/19/2000  Shall the bill be amended as recommended by Senators Sears and Morrissey?  24  582  04/19/2000  Details
04/19/2000  Shall the bill pass in concurrence with proposals of amendment?  19  11  582  04/19/2000  Details

Conference Committees:

There are no conference committees for this bill.

Governor's Actions

House and Senate Agreement: 04/25/2000
Sent to Governor: 04/26/2000
Governor's Action: Signed
Date: 04/26/2000
Act No: 0091
EffectiveDate: Varies

Bill Text:

Bill As Introduced
As Passed the House
Senate Proposal of Amendment
Bill As Passed by House and Senate

Act As Enacted into Law
Act Summary