PA House passes minimum age marriage bill

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Reaction is mixed across Pennsylvania to word that PA House members have passed a bill that would set a minimum age for getting married in the state at 18.

Currently 16- and 17-year olds can marry with parental consent.

Pennsylvania is one of 27 states that does not have a minimum age to marry. 

A companion bill has been introduced in the PA Senate where the future of the bill is less certain.

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