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CS/CS/SB 140: Marriage Licenses

GENERAL BILL by Rules ; Judiciary ; Benacquisto ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Simpson ; Book ; Hutson ; Perry ; Bracy ; Torres ; Rodriguez ; Campbell ; Taddeo ; Baxley ; Farmer

Marriage Licenses; Providing that a marriage license may not be issued to a person under the age of 18 years; requiring parties to a marriage to file a written and signed affidavit with the county court judge or clerk of the circuit court before the judge or clerk may issue a marriage license; requiring each party to a marriage to provide his or her social security number or an alien registration number for purposes of child support enforcement; clarifying that a county court judge or clerk of a circuit court commits a misdemeanor if he or she issues a blank marriage license or if he or she issues a marriage license without obtaining the ages and identification numbers of the parties, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Last Action: 1/16/2018 Senate - Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Judiciary (JU)
  2. Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
  3. Rules (RC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
8/14/2017 Senate • Filed
8/28/2017 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Rules -SJ 17
10/16/2017 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 10/24/17, 3:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
10/24/2017 Senate • CS by Judiciary; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 103
10/26/2017 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
10/30/2017 Senate • Now in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs -SJ 103
11/6/2017 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 11/06/17, 4:00 pm, 401 Senate Office Building --Meeting cancelled
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 11/13/17, 4:00 pm, 401 Senate Office Building
11/13/2017 Senate • Favorable by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 102
11/14/2017 Senate • Now in Rules -SJ 102
1/8/2018 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 01/11/18, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
1/9/2018 Senate • Introduced -SJ 17
• CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 94
1/11/2018 Senate • CS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 11 NAYS 0
1/12/2018 Senate • Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
1/16/2018 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading