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Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill Committee 64-80 and 81-84


Public Bill Committee


Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill


Mr David Burrowes


Tim Loughton


Jim Shannon




Clause  11,  page  10,  line  41,  leave out subsection (1) and insert—



In this Act—



references to “marriage” in relation to same sex couples shall be changed


to “union”.



in the law of England and Wales, “union” has the same effect in relation


to same sex couples as “marriage” has in relation to opposite sex





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