Introduction to Civil Partnership Act of UK
Law school, Yangzhou University, Jiangsu 225009, China 【】The legislation of Civil Partnership Act of UK had gone through a long and complex process. There are some important factors contributing to its establishment. The first one is that many other developed countries have already laid laws to give homosexuals legal rights. The second one is domestic homosexuals have great desire for equal rights although the legislation have met great opposition from domestic conservatives and religious world. Although the CPA doesn’t guarantee the “marriage rights” for civil partners, but it promises themequal rights and obligations which are also enjoyed by heterosexual partners.