Top Line

Chile’s Congress on Tuesday passed a landmark bill legalizing same-sex marriage, becoming one of a handful of countries in the world. historically catholic Latin America to do so.

important facts

- Advertisement -

the solution was excessive pass by both houses of Congress, with France Media Agency Reporting that people gathered to watch the polls were cheering and rainbow flags were waving at the news.

President Sebastian Pinera is expected to sign it into law before stepping down in March, according to Reuters,

The law would also allow gay couples to adopt children.

Tuesday’s vote makes Chile the 31st country in the world to legalize same-sex marriage human rights campaign,

Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Uruguay and several Mexican states in Latin America have done so.

- Advertisement -