Act Amending The Act Of Succession (Gender Equality In Succession-Made Pursuant To The Procedure Laid Down In The Basic Law § 88)

Original Language Title: Act amending the Act of Succession (Gender equality in succession - made pursuant to the procedure laid down in the Basic Law § 88)

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Act amending the Act of Succession (Gender equality in succession-made pursuant to the procedure laid down in the Basic Law § 88) WE, Margrethe the Second, by the Grace of God Queen of Denmark, hereby proclaim: The Folketing has passed and we have given our Royal Assent to the following Act: section 1 In Succession Act No. 170 of March 27, 1953 , is amended as follows: 1. section 2. 1 is replaced by the following: ' When a king or a reigning Queen's death passes the throne two his son or daughter, so that the older precede the younger. ' 2. In section 2. 2 and in section 5, paragraph. 3, after ' King '' or the reigning queen, "and in section 6, after ' King '' or a reigning queen." 3. paragraph 3 is replaced by the following: ' 3. Where a king or a reigning queen without leaving legitimate offspring inherit the throne, surpassing the throne two his brother or sister. Kill the king or the reigning queen several siblings, or any of his siblings died, the regulations of § 2 shall apply. ' 4. paragraph 4. ' but rather than women and for '. 5. § 5, paragraph. 2, read: "Paragraph. 2. For the king or reigning Queen's marriage required the consent of the Parliament. "§ 2. This Act shall enter into force after publication in the Official Gazette. Given to Christiansborg Palace, June 12, 2009 Under Our Royal Hand and Seal Margrethe r./Lars Løkke Rasmussen