Skip to Main Content

Registered Domestic Partnerships - Attorney General seeks input on equivalency of out-of-state legal unions.

The Franchise Tax Board has submitted a request for an opinion of the Attorney General on the following question:

What jurisdictions allow a legal union of two persons of the same sex, other than a marriage, to be formed that is substantially equivalent to a domestic partnership as defined under California law (see Fam. Code, § 299.2)?

It is the policy of the Attorney General to solicit the views of all interested parties prior to issuing an opinion. If you would like to submit comments, the Office of the Attorney General has advised that a response by October 29, 2007 would be most helpful; materials received after such date will nonetheless be considered. Views submitted will be treated by the Office of the Attorney General as public records under the Public Records Act. Please address your views to: Deputy Attorney General Susan Duncan Lee, 455 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, California 94102-7004; telephone (415) 703-5876; or via e-mail Susan.Lee@doj.ca.gov

Information regarding the status of this opinion request and a copy of the opinion when it is issued, as well as opinion research materials and a description of our opinion writing policies, are available on the Attorney General Opinion Unit's Internet website, www.caag.state.ca.us/opinions.

Help Us Improve Our Website

Don't include social security numbers or other personal/confidential information.



Thank you for your help.

If you need assistance, contact us.

Oops! Something went wrong.

We appreciate your feedback. Please try again later

Chat with an FTB Representative
 

You are leaving ftb.ca.gov

We do not control the destination site and cannot accept any responsibility for its contents, links, or offers. Review the site's security and confidentiality statements before using the site.

If you have any issues or technical problems, contact that site for assistance.

Ahora está saliendo de ftb.ca.gov

Nosotros no controlamos el sitio web al que se destina y no podemos aceptar ninguna responsabilidad por su contenido, enlaces, u ofertas. Revise las declaraciones de seguridad y confidencialidad del sitio antes de usar el sitio. Si tiene algún problema en general o técnico, comuníquese con ese sitio para obtener asistencia.

Si tiene algún problema en general o técnico, comuníquese con ese sitio para obtener asistencia.