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Same-sex Marriage: Marriage restrictions ‘unconstitutional’

KIDS NOT ESSENTIALProcreation is not a requirement of recognition of marriage under the Civil Code and is not a reason to exclude same-sex marriage recognition

By Jason Pan  /  Staff Reporter

In response to media queries over whether same-sex foreign nationals could register their marriage in Taiwan, Lu did not give a direct answer, but said they would have to abide by provisions in the Act Governing the Choice of Law in Civil Matters Involving Foreign Elements (涉外民事法律適用法).

additional reporting by CNA

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