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The American Academy of Pediatrics concluded inin an analysis published in the journal Pediatrics :.
A same-sex marriage bill passed the House of Representatives and the Senate intaking effect on 1 April Additionally, sixteen countries that have legalized same-sex marriage still have an alternative form of legal recognition for same-sex couples, usually available to heterosexual couples as well: ArgentinaAustraliaAustriaBelgiumBrazilColombiaEcuadorFranceLuxembourgMaltathe NetherlandsPortugalSouth AfricaSpainthe United Kingdom and Uruguay.
Furthermore, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights has issued a ruling that is expected to facilitate recognition in the 14 subject countries that do not yet have same-sex marriage. Inlawmakers defeated an effort by the ruling Conservative Party of Canada to reconsider the issue, leaving the law unchanged.
The attitude of the Chinese Government towards homosexuality is believed to be "three nos": "No approval; no disapproval; no promotion. Israel 6. Legal status of same-sex unions. Conscientious and nurturing adults, whether they are men or women, heterosexual or homosexual, can be excellent parents.
Then Vice President Isabel Saint Malospeaking on behalf of the Government, announced that the country would fully abide by the ruling.
Furthermore, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights has issued a ruling that is expected to facilitate recognition in several countries in the Americas. Prior to that ruling, same-sex marriage was not legal in Texas, although a state court ordered the Travis County clerk to issue one marriage license to two women on February 19,citing the illness of one of them.
Article 24 of the Japanese Constitution states that "Marriage shall be based only on the mutual consent of both sexes and it shall be maintained through mutual cooperation with the equal rights of husband and wife as a basis. Its parliament had passed the measure legalizing gay marriage earlier in
Prior to the legalisation of same-sex marriage, Germany was one of the first countries to legislate registered partnerships Eingetragene Lebenspartnerschaft for same-sex couples, which provided most of the rights of marriage. Supreme Court, he added: "They treat Obergefell like it's just about a marriage license and abstract recognition when it's so much more than that.
On 26 July , the Constitutional Court of Colombia ordered the Congress to pass the legislation giving same-sex couples similar rights to marriage by 20 June In Nigeria, homosexual activity between men, but not between women, is illegal. As part of your digital membership, you can sign up for an unlimited number of a wide range of complimentary newsletters.