The Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs has place S. 1102, The Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2009 on its agenda for Wednesday, December 16. According to DC Agenda,
The panel will consider amendments to the legislation before voting on whether to report out the bill to the Senate floor.
Sen. Joseph Lieberman (I-Conn.), who chairs the committee, is the sponsor of the legislation. It currently has 26 co-sponsors.
On the House side, the Oversight & Government Relations Committee reported out its version of the bill last month, 23-12. Lesbian Rep. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) is the sponsor of the bill, which has 138 co-sponsors. A time for a floor vote has not yet been announced.