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(p. 92) 10. Civil Partnership Act 2004 

(p. 92) 10. Civil Partnership Act 2004
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(p. 92) 10. Civil Partnership Act 2004
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Jane Sendall

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10.1093/he/9780198787716.003.0010
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date: 29 January 2020

This chapter discusses the scope of the Civil Partnership Act 2004 (CPA 2004) and the formation of civil partnerships. It also explains the differences between civil partnership and marriage. The CPA 2004 enables same-sex couples to form legally recognized civil partnerships. Once a partnership has been formed, civil partners assume many legal rights and responsibilities for each other, third parties, and the State.

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