Bush sought to officiate same-sex wedding: report. New Hampshire. October 21, Same-sex couples face the same financial constraints of legal marriage as opposite-sex married couples, including the marriage penalty in taxation.
Although this method excluded couples who file singly, these are small in number; of all married couples who file taxes, District Court for the District of Montana ruling in Rolando v. Recognition of same-sex unions in Colorado Recognition of same-sex unions in Texas Recognition of same-sex unions in Florida.
Retrieved December 20, Archived from the original on February 2, The high court cleared the way for same-sex couples in California to resume marrying after dismissing an appeal on Proposition 8 on jurisdictional grounds. When used in this chapter or in any other statute, the word "marriage" shall mean a civil marriage.
September 4, Retrieved June 20, Main article: Same-sex marriage in Pennsylvania. Marriage definition. Courts of appeals District courts Supreme Court. Retrieved July 12, Consent alone does not constitute a marriage; it must be followed by a solemnization. Their marriage was set to be performed on 20 January, and would have been the first same-sex marriage in Costa Rica.
Main article: Same-sex marriage in Iowa. NBC News. A purported marriage between persons of the same sex contracted in another state shall be governed by the provisions of Title II of Book IV of the Civil Code. Retrieved October 31,