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Marriage Policy and Advocacy

For the most up-to-date information, please see:
Defense of Marriage Press Releases
(2003 – present)

Visit the USCCB Action Center to stay up-to-date on public policy issues, join our advocate network, and communicate with your elected officials.

Below are pertinent links for information about the USCCB’s public policy advocacy work related to marriage.

The Conference supports the Russell Amendment to HR 4909, the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2017.

The Conference supports the First Amendment Defense Act which was introduced in the House and Senate in June 2015.

The Conference supports the State Marriage Defense Act which was introduced in the House and Senate in February 2015.

The Conference also supports the Child Welfare Provider Inclusion Act (Inclusion Act) which was introduced in both Houses in March.

Most Recent Amicus Briefs

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