H.B. No. 0168
Domestic partnerships-rights and responsibilities.
Sponsored By: Representative(s) Connolly, Byrd, Gingery, Greene, Petroff, Throne, Wallis and Zwonitzer, Dn. and Senator(s) Burns, Craft, Rothfuss and Von Flatern
AN ACT relating to domestic relations; establishing domestic partnerships and related rights and responsibilities; specifying limits on domestic partnerships; requiring certificates; providing for the recognition of foreign domestic partnerships; establishing the presumed legitimacy of children of domestic partnerships; providing for dissolution of domestic partnerships; defining the applicability of other law; prohibiting multiple domestic partnerships; providing penalties; and providing for an effective date.
1/14/2013 Bill Number Assigned
1/15/2013 H Received for Introduction
1/25/2013 H Introduced and Referred to H07
1/28/2013 H07 Recommended Amend and Do Pass
Ayes: Representative(s) Berger, Blikre, Byrd, Greene, Paxton, Petroff and Zwonitzer, Dn.
Nays: Representative(s) Gay and Kirkbride
Ayes 7 Nays 2 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
1/28/2013 H Placed on General File
Page 3-line 18 Delete "(a)".
Page 3-lines 22 through 24 Delete entirely.
Page 4-lines 1 through 3 Delete entirely.
Page 5-line 13 After "minor" delete balance of line and insert ".".
Page 5-line 14 Delete entirely.
Page 5-line 17 After "partnership" delete balance of the line.
Page 5-line 18 Delete entirely.
Page 5-line 19 Delete "eighteen (18)".
Page 6-line 23 Delete "pursuant to W.S. 14‑2‑504". BERGER, CHAIRMAN
1/30/2013 H Failed CoW; Indef Postponed
Ayes: Representative(s) Barlow, Berger, Blake, Blevins, Blikre, Brown, Byrd, Campbell, Coleman, Connolly, Esquibel, K., Filer, Freeman, Gingery, Goggles, Greene, Krone, Nicholas, B., Patton, Paxton, Petroff, Throne, Wallis, Zwonitzer, Dn. and Zwonitzer, Dv.
Nays: Representative(s) Baker, Burkhart, Cannady, Davison, Eklund, Gay, Greear, Halverson, Harshman, Harvey, Hunt, Hutchings, Jaggi, Kasperik, Kirkbride, Kroeker, Larsen, Lockhart, Loucks, Lubnau, McKim, Miller, Moniz, Northrup, Piiparinen, Reeder, Semlek, Sommers, Stubson, Teeters, Walters, Watt, Wilson and Winters
Excused: Representative(s) Madden
Ayes 25 Nays 34 Excused 1 Absent 0 Conflicts 0