PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - The Rhode Island House Judiciary Committee is going to hear several bills related to same-sex unions, marriage, and divorce on Wednesday.
One proposal would allow same-sex marriage in Rhode Island, recognize previously performed civil unions as marriages, and recognize unions and marriages performed in other jurisdictions as marriages.
A second measure would allow divorce in Rhode Island for couples legally married elsewhere.
Officers honored included Mark Dececco and John Reposa, who brought an iPad to a special needs child after hers was stolen last December.
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