Cyprus: Government to Go Ahead With Civil Partnerships Bill

Written by scott on November 19th, 2013

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Malta is not the only country in the Mediterranean currently considering relationship recognition for same-sex couples.

The Cyprus Mail reports:

INTERIOR MINISTER Socratis Hasikos has said that government is not backing down on a civil partnership bill currently being drafted and that it would not be scrapped, despite media reports suggesting it would. Hasikos blamed the previous administration for any delay, saying that proper procedure wasn’t followed. The legal frame regarding civil partnership was first approved by the previous cabinet on February 14, just three days before the first round of the presidential elections.

Although it’s great to see these countries moving toward legal recognition of same sex couples, marriage would be better…

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