The bill was first introduced in 2009 but stalled after a wave of international protest.
But today a parliamentary committee in Uganda held a second day of hearings on putting it to a vote in the Ugandan parliament this week. Further information can be found in an article by Associated Press (AP).
Protests to the Ugandan government have proved to be effective in the past and many evangelical groups (both progressive and conservative) joined the outcry.
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