Bil Browning

SJR-7 is coming out!

Filed By Bil Browning | March 29, 2007 6:08 PM | comments

Filed in: Politics
Tags: breaking news, constitutional amendment, Indiana, marriage, Pat Bauer, scott pelath, SJR-7

The Indianapolis Star is now reporting that SJR-7 will be heard for the second time in committee on next Tuesday. The place and time are still undetermined according to Chair Scott Pelath (D - Michigan City).

An interesting part of the article:

Opponents have said that sentence could jeopardize domestic-partner benefits offered by companies and protection for unmarried couples under the state's domestic violence laws. Supporters say neither is possible.

House Minority Leader Brian C. Bosma, R-Indianapolis, said today he plans to draft a resolution stating that the House has no intent to impact domestic-partner benefits or the state's domestic violence laws.


What's Brian got up his sleeve? Anyone have any insight or ideas?


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By writing a resolution stating that they need to clarify the intent aren't they in fact stating that the current language is inadequate?

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