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2021 House Bill 5242: Make statute language gender-neutral for proposed marriage amendment
Introduced by Rep. Alex Garza D-Taylor on July 1, 2021
To replace terms in various statutes with gender neutral terms. This bill amends the liquor control act. It is part of a legislative package comprised of House Bills 5191 to 5243 and linked to House Joint Resolution J, which would repeal the state constitution’s recognition of marriage as only between one man and woman adopted by voters in 2004.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Government Operations Committee on July 1, 2021