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However, the extension did not allow for same-sex adoption, either jointly or of stepchildren. A same-sex marriage bill passed the House of Representatives and the Senate intaking effect on 1 April Costa Rica's Supreme Electoral Court the institution in charge of civil registrationincluding the issuance of marriage certificates announced that it will obey the ruling of the IACHR and will adapt the necessary by-laws once the Executive Branch notifies the ruling.
The president promulgated the law on 3 May and it took effect on 5 August.
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Baja California Sur. Their lawyer, Ryu Min-Hee, announced that two more same-sex couples had filed separate lawsuits in order to be allowed to wed. Same-sex parents and carers and their children are likely to benefit in numerous ways from legal recognition of their families, and providing such recognition through marriage will bestow greater benefit than civil unions or domestic partnerships.
Tacoma Weekly. June 10, Faroe Islands. As in the other Oklahoma Tribal Statistical Areas governed by one of the " Five Civilized Tribes ", all of which are inhabited by a majority non-native population, Choctaw authority only extends to Tribal members and property.
Marriage" PDF. May 26, Previously, the Tribal Code in section "Recognition of Marriages" stated, "The Bay Mills Indian Community shall recognize as a valid and binding marriage any marriage between a man and a woman formalized or solemnized in compliance with the laws of the jurisdiction in which such marriage was formalized or solemnized.
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