N.H. governor signs civil unions

June 2007
Gay & Lesbian Times;6/7/2007, Issue 1015, p20
The article reports that Governor John Lynch has signed the civil union bill in New Hampshire. According to the author, New Hampshire will be the fourth state to allow same-sex marriage and the first to permit it without a court order. Episcopal Bishop V. Gene Robinson states that the bill signifies true freedom and fairness in the state.


Related Articles

  • Public entities generally keep traditional pension plans. Wojcik, Joanne // Business Insurance;8/11/2008, Vol. 42 Issue 32, p9 

    The article deals with the decision of some U.S. states to introduce legislation to address concerns about whether public entities will be able to meet their future pension obligations. For example, Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has signed a legislation that bumps up the retirement age for new...

  • Home Builders applaud statewide residential building code.  // New Hampshire Business Review;6/23/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 13, Special section p1 

    The article reports that Residential Code 2000, or Senate Bill 234, was signed into law by Governor John Lynch in New Hampshire. Representatives of the Home Builders & Remodelers Association of New Hampshire (HBRANH) with local building code and code review board officials, and legislative...

  • NEWS&ANALYSIS in brief.  // New Hampshire Business Review;6/9/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 12, p8 

    The article offers news briefs related to the events in New Hampshire. Governor John Lynch had reported a 17-million-dollar flood damage of the 5,000 homes in the state. The state's Senators have split their views on the legislation that secures the country's borders the offering of illegal...

  • What N.H. needs: truth in spending. Gatsas, Ted // New Hampshire Business Review;4/25/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p20 

    The author reflects on the proposed state budget cuts by Governor John Lynch in New Hampshire in 2008. He argues that budget process is complicated in which citizens have the right to know what is being budgeted and what is being spent. He implies that the bill is the largest budget increase in...

  • New law powers wind generation opportunities. Smith, Gregory H.; Duncan, Jarrett B. // New Hampshire Business Review;11/9/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 24, p26 

    The article reports that Governor John Lynch has signed the new House Bill 873 which aims to establish renewable portfolio standards in New Hampshire. The law requires that all power providers should increase their energy from renewable sources. In addition, wind power generation facilities that...

  • Untitled.  // New Hampshire Business Review;11/16/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 24, p4 

    A photograph is presented of Governor John Lynch receiving the first Walter R. Peterson Education and Public Service Award.

  • House panel backs job training funding. Feingold, Jeff // New Hampshire Business Review;5/25/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p29 

    The article reports that the New Hampshire House Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services Committee has voted to support Senate Bill 97 which provides funding for job training from the administrative portion of the Unemployment Compensation Trust Fund. The bill has already been approved...

  • On the job.  // New Hampshire Business Review;7/6/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 14, p7 

    The article reports on the approval of a bill that restores the funding of Job Training Fund by Governor John Lynch in New Hampshire. Up to $1 million a year from the Unemployment Compensation Trust Fund toward job training will be dedicated by the Senate Bill 97. The restoring of the fund is...

  • Up and coming. Sanders, Bob // New Hampshire Business Review;6/19/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 13, p4 

    The article reports on the move New Hampshire Governor John Lynch to sign an unemployment tax bill into law. It says that Lynch along with U.S. Senators have voted to increase the taxable wage base by 75 percent by 2012. It says that the bill was also supported by business groups because it...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics