The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was a United States federal law that, prior
to being ruled unconstitutional, defined marriage for federal purposes as the ...
Section 3 of the so-called "Defense of Marriage Act" has been declared
unconstitutional by the US Supreme Court. Committed same-sex couples who
are legally ...
The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is a law that, among other things,
prohibited married same-sex couples from collecting federal benefits. It was
overruled on ...
The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) (Pub.L. 104–199, 110 Stat. 2419, enacted
September 21, 1996, 1 U.S.C. § 7 and 28 U.S.C. § 1738C) was a United States ...
Text for H.R.3396 - 104th Congress (1995-1996): Defense of Marriage Act.
Shown Here: Introduced in House (05/07/1996). Defense of Marriage Act -
Amends the Federal judicial code to provide that no State, territory, or possession
This Act may be cited as the ''Defense of Marriage Act''. SEC. 2. POWERS
RESERVED TO THE STATES. (a) IN GENERAL.—Chapter 115 of title 28, United
Jun 26, 2013 ... But in striking down a key part of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), the
court declared that gay couples married in states where it is ...
Apr 28, 2016 ... Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), byname of U.S. Public Law 104-199., law in
force from 1996 to 2013 that specifically denied to same-sex ...
The DEFENSE OF MARRIAGE ACT (DOMA) is a Federal law enacted on
September 21, 1996 by then President Bill Clinton. The law essentially leaves it
up to ...