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.