UPHOLD HISTORICAL MARRIAGE ACT.

View NCGA Bill Details2017-2018 Session
House Bill 780 (Public) Filed Tuesday, April 11, 2017
AN ACT TO AFFIRM THAT SECTION 6 OF ARTICLE XIV OF THE NORTH CAROLINA CONSTITUTION IS THE LAW OF THE STATE.
Intro. by Pittman, Speciale, Ford.

Status: Ref To Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House (House Action) (Apr 13 2017)

Bill History:

H 780

Bill Summaries:

  • Summary date: Apr 12 2017 - More information

    Includes whereas clauses.

    Amends GS 51-1.2 (marriage between persons of the same gender not valid) to declare the Obergefell v. Hodges decision of the US Supreme Court of 2015 null and void in the State of North Carolina, and that the State of North Carolina must henceforth uphold and enforce Section 6 of Article XIV of the North Carolina Constitution, notwithstanding the opinion and objection of the US Supreme Court.


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