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AFI IM Federal Recognition of Same-Sex Spouses/Marriages

Published: May 22, 2014
Audience:
Assets for Independence (AFI)
Category:
Guidance, Policies, Procedures, Information Memorandums (IM)

On June 26, 2013, the U.S. Supreme Court, in United States v. Windsor, struck down the prohibition on federal recognition of same-sex marriages.  OCS is issuing this guidance to advise AFI grantees of HHS’s policy consistent with the decision in United States v. Windsor in the administration of all AFI projects.