Plans to Introduce State RFRA

Plans to Increase Current Religious Freedom Protection

2014-15 Federal RFRA Cases

  • Hobby Lobby

2014-15 Religious Exemptions for Performing Same-Sex Marriages

  • Georgia
  • Michigan
  • North Carolina – Plans to introduce bill that would protect the jobs of magistrates, registrars of deeds and their employees who refuse to officiate at weddings for members of the same-sex if their refusal is based on religious beliefs.
  • Wisconsin
  • Utah – Likely to introduce legislation ensuring that churches and clergy won’t be forced to perform marriages. See Lee Davidson, Utah governor: Gay marriage may drive religious-freedom law, The Salt Lake Tribune