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MD: Gay Marriage Legislation Expected to Pass Senate

February 21, 2011

A key senator announced his support for gay marriage legislation on Thursday, giving it enough votes to clear the upper chamber in Maryland.

The declaration by Sen. James C. Rosapepe came shortly after a Senate committee approved an amended version of the Religious Freedom and Civil Marriage Protection Act, setting up a debate in the full Senate next week.

Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller said the chamber could hold a final vote on the bill within the next 10 days

via Gay marriage has the votes to pass state Senate – Baltimore Sun.

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