1.1.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 1054, the first engrossment, as follows:
1.2Page 1, line 21, before "marriage" insert "civil"
1.3Page 2, line 2, strike "MARRIAGE A CIVIL" and insert "CIVIL MARRIAGE"
1.4Page 2, line 3, before "Marriage" insert "A civil"
1.5Page 2, line 5, strike "Lawful" and insert "A lawful civil"
1.6Page 2, line 7, before "marriage" insert "civil"
1.7Page 2, line 26, before "marriage" insert "civil"
1.8Page 3, line 2, before "address" insert "the" and strike "marriage" and insert "civil
1.9marriage is entered into"
1.10Page 3, lines 3, 9, 18, and 21, before "marriage" insert "civil"
1.11Page 3, line 4, strike "marriage" and insert "the civil marriage is entered into"
1.12Page 3, line 6, before "marriage" insert "civil" in both places
1.13Page 3, line 14, before "marriage" insert "a civil"
1.14Page 3, line 20, before "marriages" insert "civil"
1.15Page 3, lines 27 and 28, before "marriage" insert "civil"
1.16Page 3, after line 28, insert:
1.17    "Subd. 3. Refusal to participate or support solemnization; protection of
1.18religious belief. No religious organization, association, or society shall be required to
1.19provide goods or services at the solemnization or celebration of any civil marriage or be
1.20subject to civil liability or any action by the state that penalizes, fines, or withholds any
1.21benefit to the religious organization, association, or society under the laws of this state,
1.22including, but not limited to, laws regarding tax exempt status, for failing or refusing to
1.23provide goods or services at the solemnization or celebration of any civil marriage, if
1.24providing such goods or services would cause the religious organization, association, or
1.25society to violate their sincerely held religious beliefs."
1.26Page 4, line 10, before "marriage" insert "a civil"
1.27Page 4, after line 12, insert:

2.1    "Sec. 7. [517.23] MEANING OF CIVIL MARRIAGE.
2.2Wherever the term "marriage," "marital," "marry," or "married" is used in Minnesota
2.3statute in reference to the rights, obligations, or privileges of a couple under law, the
2.4term includes civil marriage, or individuals subject to civil marriage, as established by
2.5this chapter. A term subject to this definition must also be interpreted in reference to the
2.6context in which it appears, but may not be interpreted to limit or exclude any individual
2.7who has entered into a valid civil marriage contract under this chapter."
2.8Page 4, lines 23, 25, 26, and 29, before "marriage" insert "civil"
2.9Page 4, after line 31 insert:

2.11The revisor of statutes shall change the terms "marriage" and "marriages" to either
2.12"civil marriage" or "civil marriages" wherever they appear in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
2.13517, unless the context or any provision of this act indicates otherwise. The revisor shall
2.14also make grammatical changes related to the changes in terms."
2.15Renumber the sections in sequence
2.16Amend the title as follows:
2.17Page 1, line 2, before the second "marriage" insert "civil"
2.18Page 1, line 3, after "exemptions" insert "and protections"