The bill, retroactive to March 1, , allows LGBT partners of military personnel be listed as designated beneficiary. On September 29, , Governor Schwarzenegger vetoed AB , a bill that would have established the California Veterans Memorial Commission.
California is seen as one of the most liberal states in the U.S. in regard to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) rights, which have received nationwide recognition since the betterbasket.info-sex sexual activity has been legal in the state since Discrimination protections regarding sexual orientation and gender identity or expression were adopted statewide since
September 6, The California Assembly votes in favor of the freedom to marry, becoming the first state legislature in American history to approve a marriage bill for same-sex couples. On September 29, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoes the bill, preventing it from taking effect.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (BP)--For the second time in two years, the California legislature has sent Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger a bill that would legalize "gay marriage." Schwarzenegger is expected to.