A Proposed Constitutional Amendment to Preserve Traditional Marriage
Full Committee Hearing

Full Committee
Date: Tuesday, March 23, 2004
Time: 10:00 AM

Agenda


ROOM CHANGE TO RUSSELL 325


The hearing scheduled for Tuesday, March 23, 2004 by the Senate Committee on the Judiciary entitled, "A Proposed Constitutional Amendment to Preserve Traditional Marriage," will take place at 10:00 a.m. in Room 325 of the Senate Russell Office Building.

By order of the Chairman

Member Statements


  1. Senator Orrin G. Hatch (R - UT)
  2. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)
  3. Senator John Cornyn (R - TX)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Wayne Allard
    United States Senator [R_CO]
  2. The Honorable Barney Frank
    United States Representative [D-MA]
  3. The Honorable John Lewis
    United States Representative [D-GA]
  4. The Honorable Marilyn Musgrave
    United States Representative [R-CO]

Panel II

  1. Ms Phyllis G. Bossin
    Phyllis G. Bossin Co., L.P.A.
    Chair, American Bar Association, Family Law Section
    Cincinnati , OH
  2. Professor Teresa Collett
    Professor of Law
    St. Thomas University School of Law
    Minneapolis , MN
  3. Professor Katherine S. Spaht
    Jules F. and Frances L. Landry Professor
    Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
    Baton Rouge , LA
  4. Reverend Richard Richardson
    Assistant Pastor, St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church
    Director of Political Affairs, The Black Ministerial Alliance of Greater Boston, President/CEO, Children's Services of Roxbury
    Boston , MA
  5. Professor Cass R. Sunstein
    Karl N. Llewellyn Distinguished Service Professor of Jurisprudence
    University of Chicago Law School
    Chicago , IL