A legal status identical or substantially similar to that of marriage for unmarried individuals shall not be valid or recognized. Inthe U. District Court, District of Utah, Dec.
Gender-neutral marriage bill passed by the New Mexico Legislature and signed into law by the Governor of New Mexico went into effect on July 1, Connecticut has provided benefits to same-sex partners of state employees since It includes provisions allowing fraternal benefit societies to deny membership and coverage to same-sex couples, and allowing clergy and religious societies to discriminate in provision of services related to marriage ceremonies.
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Oregon Legislature Bill Tracker. Retrieved October 12, Douglas Martin May 6, The Oregonian. One of the largest scale uses of social media to mobilize support for same-sex marriage preceded and coincided with the arrival at the U. On April 22,Connecticut legislators, both in the House vote and in the Senate voteagreed to replace all statutory references to marriage with gender-neutral language.
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In December , the Supreme Court of Arkansas upheld a state law only allowing opposite-sex couples to be automatically listed as parents on their children's birth certificates, while prohibiting same-sex couples from being allowed the same on an equal basis.
Limited to residency rights for foreign spouses of EU citizens. Outline Index. Assembly Bill No. It does not include states that recognized same-sex marriages from other jurisdictions but did not license them. The Guardian.