Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:
1. That the Code of Virginia is amended by adding a section numbered 20-45.3 as follows:
§ 20-45.3. Civil unions between persons of same sex.
A civil union, partnership contract or other arrangement between persons of the
same sex purporting to bestow the privileges or obligations of marriage is
prohibited. Any such civil union, partnership contract or other arrangement entered
into by persons of the same sex in another state or jurisdiction shall be void
in all respects in Virginia and any contractual rights created thereby shall be
void and unenforceable.