A amended and passed by Assembly Dec. The amendment would not have been effective unless passed again during the session and then ratified by the electorate in November Rhode Island General Assembly. Retrieved October 28,
People are protected from discrimination based upon both sexual orientation and gender identification. Marriage shall be constituted by one man and one woman only. This section shall not prohibit or limit parties, other than the State or its political subdivisions, from entering into contracts or other legal instruments.
Legal recognition of sex reassignment by permitting a change of legal gender on an individual's birth certificate. Main article: Same-sex marriage in Georgia U. Consensual sexual activity between individuals of the same sex.
Hubbell, JM. Once consigned to the political fringe, same-sex marriage advocates succeeded this year thanks to a sprawling lobbying effort that included support from organized labor leaders, religious clergy, leaders including Chafee and Providence Mayor Angel Taveras and hundreds of volunteers.
HortonNos. It represents the plaintiffs in Hollingsworth v. County of Monroe50 A. Same-sex sexual acts between consenting adults in private have been legal in Rhode Island since anti-sodomy statutes were repealed in
Same-sex sexual acts between consenting adults in private have been legal in Rhode Island since anti-sodomy statutes were repealed in Attorney General Opinion No. Home State by State Country by Country. Archived from the original on March 13,