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HB 79 (BR 278) - J. Higdon

     AN ACT relating to the solemnization of marriage and declaring an emergency.
     Amend KRS 402.050 to allow solemnization of marriages by a member of the General Assembly who has been authorized by the presiding officer of his or her chamber; amend KRS 402.090 to forbid any legislator to solicit, accept, or agree to accept anything of value in exchange for solemnizing a marriage; amend KRS 402.100 to require all marriage certificates to contain a space where the officiating legislator may affirm membership in the General Assembly and list the date he or she was authorized to solemnize marriages; EMERGENCY.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 6-introduced in House
     Jan 7-to Judiciary (H)

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