Florida Senate - 2021 SB 558 By Senator Polsky 29-00845-21 2021558__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to marriages between persons of the 3 same sex; repealing s. 741.212, F.S., relating to 4 marriages between persons of the same sex; removing a 5 prohibition on the recognition of same-sex marriages 6 entered into in any jurisdiction; removing a 7 prohibition on the state and its agencies and 8 subdivisions from giving effect to a public act, 9 record, or judicial proceeding of any jurisdiction 10 respecting a same-sex marriage or relationship or a 11 claim arising from such marriage or relationship; 12 removing the definition of the term “marriage”; 13 providing an effective date. 14 15 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 16 17 Section 1. Section 741.212, Florida Statutes, is repealed. 18 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2021.