Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Civil law; Families ; Marriage and family status http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: Kenya: Parliament Passes Comprehensive Marriage Bill, Changes Process for Contracting Customary Marriages http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403910_text Civil law; Families ; Marriage and family status - On March 20, 2014, the 349-member lower chamber of the National Assembly (Kenya's parliament) passed the Marriage Bill No. 13 of 2013. Among other objectives, the purpose of the Bill is to consolidate the seven... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403910_text Global Legal Monitor: Denmark: New Family Law Regulation: Co-Mother from Birth http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403783_text Civil law; Families ; Marriage and family status - On March 20, 2014, the 349-member lower chamber of the National Assembly (Kenya's parliament) passed the Marriage Bill No. 13 of 2013. Among other objectives, the purpose of the Bill is to consolidate the seven On December 1, 2013, the new amendment to Denmark's Bandoslash;rneloven (Child Act) that allows the non-birth mother in a lesbian relationship to become a co-mother immediately at the birth of the child, entered into force. The... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 11 Dec 2013 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403783_text