Retrieved November 11, Constitution of the State of Oregon. Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice. Only marriage between a man and a woman shall be valid or recognized in South Dakota. Retrieved December 12,
All state constitutions are trumped by the federal constitution due to the supremacy clause.
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American Political Science Review. Constitutional amendment banned same-sex marriage. The bill was subject to a filibuster: Archived from the original on April 2, Retrieved July 2, Opponents of the FMA claim polling of the public has shown a cautious response, with many polls indicating opposition, even in states such as Arizona and Colorado which are normally thought of as socially conservative. Interpretation of some exit polling suggests that the amendments may have brought out one million additional voters, most of which came out for the first time to cast their ballots for Bush.
February 24, Press Briefing White House. O'Connell, Sue January 27, Ruled unconstitutional in Bishop v. Only a marriage between a male and female person shall be recognized and given effect in this state. Only a union of one man and one woman shall be valid or recognized as a marriage in this state. The rules were passed on July Marriage in the state of Louisiana shall consist only of the union of one man and one woman.