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House Bill 4733 (2015) rss? Friendly Link: http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?2015-HB-4733

Todd Courser (district 0)
Cindy Gamrat

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Family law: marriage and divorce; Counties: employees and officers; State agencies (existing): community health;

Family law; marriage and divorce; government facilitated marriage licenses; eliminate, restore common law marriage, and only allow clergy to solemnize marriages. Amends title & secs. 1, 2, 3, 4, 6 & 8 of 1887 PA 128 (MCL 551.101 et seq.); adds sec. 1a & repeals secs. 3a & 5 of 1887 PA 128 (MCL 551.103a & 551.105). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4731'15, HB 4732'15

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Date JournalAction
6/17/2015HJ 61 Pg. 1465introduced by Representative Todd Courser
6/17/2015HJ 61 Pg. 1465read a first time
6/17/2015HJ 61 Pg. 1465referred to Committee on Government Operations
6/18/2015HJ 62 Pg. 1508printed bill filed 06/18/2015

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