Marriage definition called to question in Pennsylvania Senate

Pennsylvania senators are expected to vote today on legislation excluding gays from marriage, Penn Live.com reports.
Sen. John Eichelberger introduced legislation to define marriage in Pennsylvania as between one woman and one man. (Courtesy of The Pennsylvania Senate)

Pennsylvania senators are expected to vote today on legislation excluding gays from marriage, Penn Live.com reports.

Sen. John Eichelberger (R-Blair County) initiated the constitutional amendment which would add, “Only a union of one man and one woman shall be valid and recognized as a marriage in this Commonwealth,” to the state’s laws.

Former attempts to pass such legislation failed, the article states, requiring passage in both the House and Senate before going to voters.

For the original Penn Live.com article, click here.

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