Slovenia: “Gay adoptions cause rift as MPs discuss family law bill”

Slovenian Press Agency: “Parliament was deeply divided on Tuesday as it backed in a 46:38 vote the government-sponsored family law bill at first reading, along with the highly controversial provision allowing gay adoptions, which opponents have already announced they will challenge in a referendum.”

Wikipedia: Recognition of same-sex unions in Slovenia

(12.17.2009) Slovenian Press Agency: “The government announced on Thursday that the new family law bill which envisages the equalisation of same-sex unions with other family unions, gay marriage and adoptions by gay couples is ready to be sent into discussion at the National Assembly.”

(11.30.2009) STA reports on “the family law bill, which equalises same-sex unions with other family unions and bans . . . ”