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Name: Decree of 7 December 1998 amending some Decrees as a result of the introduction of the option of a registered partnership.
Country: Netherlands
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1998-12-07
Entry into force:
Published on: Staatsblad, 1998, No. 692, 5 p.
ISN: NLD-1998-R-52012
Bibliography: Staatsblad, 1998, No. 692, 5 p.
Abstract/Citation: The option of a registered personal partnership was created by the Act of 5 July 1997, Statute-Book 324, which came into force on 1 January 1998. This registration has the same legal effect with regard to eligibility for social security as a marriage (except with regard to children). This Decree adapts the relevant Royal Decrees with regard to registered partnerships.

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