This is about same-sex unions in Thailand.There has a been a recent bill permitted by the cabinet on allowing partnership registration of same-sex couples with legal revisions with most likely same rights as married couples so see marriage registration in Thailand for more information. The said bill will be for voting in the House and goes to the floor for a debate.

Same-sex unions in Thailand

Same-sex unions in ThailandThe new Civil Partnership Bill and the amendments to the Civil and commercial Code would give equality for people of all genders, Deputy Government spokeswoman, Ratchada, Dhnadirek said. The bill state civil partners as of same-sex couples. And the registration of partnership is available to those who are consented same-sex couples who are at least 17 years of age and one must be of Thai nationality. For those minors who wish to seek partnership, a parental consent, guardian’s consent or court consent must be provided.

What does this bill covers?

The bill includes same-sex marriage in Thailand registration as well as termination of partnerships, their rights and obligations as a couple, management of properties, as well as inheritance. It also include adoption. However, the rights and benefits for same-sex couples does not grant all as of male-female couples. This includes spousal benefits and tax exemptions. The Justice Ministry will monitor the changes and legal amendments to make sure that it complies with those already enacted.

After the bill was endorsed by the cabinet, there are also those who are not in favor of the partnership bill. This Civil Partnership Bill will be subject for approval and will be imposed once finalized.

 

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