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Petitioning Commissioner (District 2) Victor D. Crist and 5 others

Hillsborough County Commission: Approve a Domestic Partner Registry for Hillsborough County, Florida.


The approval of a Domestic Partner Registry is a no-brainer. Everyone deserves equal rights. Period. By approving a Domestic Partner Registry, same-sex couples are granted these rights: 



  • to visit his or her partner in health care facilities
  • to make certain health care decisions for his or her partner
  • to make funeral and burial decisions for his or her partner
  • to be notified as a family member in case of emergency
  • to be designated his or her partner's pre-need guardian
  • to participate in the education of his or her partner's children


This petition was delivered to:
  • Commissioner (District 2)
    Victor D. Crist
  • Commissioner (District 3)
    Lesley Miller Jr.
  • Board Chairman (District 5, Countywide)
    Ken Hagan
  • Commissioner (District 4)
    Al Higginbotham
  • Board Vice-Chair (District 1)
    Sandra L. Murman
  • Commissioner (District 7, Countywide)
    Mark Sharpe

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