The Marriage of Same Sex Couples (Conversion of Civil Partnership) Regulations 2014 were published on 29 November 2014.
These Regulations establish the procedure for converting civil partnerships formed under the law of England and Wales into marriages, pursuant to section 9 of the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013.
Part 2 of the Regulations governs conversions to be carried out in England and Wales, which may follow one of five different procedures listed in regulation 5. These are the standard procedure, separate procedures for people who are housebound, detained, or seriously ill and not expected to recover, and a ‘two stage’ procedure …read more
Source: Family Law News