University of Arkansas Extends Employee Benefits to Same-Sex Couples

Published 05/16 2014 08:38AM

Updated 05/16 2014 08:48AM

ARKANSAS -- University of Arkansas system employees with same-sex spouses can now enroll in benefits together. According to KNWA/FOX 24 content partner, Arkansas Times, the university sent an email to employees announcing the new policy. Spouses may be added within one month of marriage regardless of their sex. The policy also includes same-sex couples married in other states.

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