AFI IM Federal Recognition of Same-Sex Spouses/Marriages
- Assets for Independence (AFI)
- 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.