Sincebills have been introduced and passed by the New Jersey Legislature with no "veto-proof margins" to legally allow commercial surrogacy several times, but were immediately vetoed by Governor of New Jersey Chris Christie. This page was last edited on 10 Februaryat Same-sex marriage in New Jersey. Archived from the original on September 27, In AugustGovernor Chris Christie signed a bill into law prohibiting mental health providers from providing so-called " conversion therapy " to LGBT minors.
In fourth grade agestudents are taught that "there are different kinds of families; family members have different roles and responsibilities; and families share love, values, and traditions, provide emotional support for each other, and set boundaries and limits".
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In SeptemberNew Jersey issued guidance to schools to promote transgender-friendly policies on the use of names and pronouns, participation in activities, use of facilities and student records. Windsor Executive Order Obergefell v. Harriswhere the Legislature chose civil unions over marriage in the resulting mandate for equal rights and responsibilities of marriage for same-sex couples. This was the second time he had vetoed the same bill, that was passed two years prior. New Jersey's Law Against Discrimination was amended in to include "affectional or sexual orientation" and in to include "gender identity and expression" as prohibited categories of discrimination. When the province was divided into East and West Jersey, the Quaker -dominated West maintained a criminal code that was silent on the issue of sodomy.
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