Thursday, 09 October 2014 17:10

Chilean Senate Approved Civil Unions For Same-Sex Couples

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The Chilean Senate has approved the bill Life Partner that allows same-sex couples to have a marital status.

This project, which may be considered as a project of civil unions, will actually allow to provide legal protection and the same benefits as marriage for these couples.

"Today, diversity has overcome family and children's rights. Today we celebrate (...) we hope the same will happen in the House of Representatives, "the Movement for Homosexual Integration and Liberation (MOVILH) said in a statement.