The Senate of Hawaii voted in favor of civil unions by a vote of 18-5.
As envisaged the Governor Neil Abercrombie signed the law authorizing civil unions in Hawaii.
Hawaii is about to offer the civil unions for gays and lesbians. The Senate passed the bill.
Good news continues to happen in Hawaii. After the nomination of an openly lesbian judge in the Supreme Court, the measure allowing civil unions comes won a first battle.
Neil Abercrombie, a pro-gay candidate, was elected in Hawaii and this election paved the way for homosexual civil unions.