The Court also decided that civil unions will be open for both same-sex and different-sex couples from that date onwards. Marriage data were missing for California in and for Oklahoma for — The parameters in 2 provide different possible interpretations of our hypotheses in the form of short and long term effects of same sex marriage and strong and weak same sex union laws on opposite sex marriage rates.
This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited. The reform had to be voted again in and then submitted to referendum.
No new registered partnerships may be created.
In Vietnam, currently only a marriage between a man and a woman is recognized. Benjamini Y, Yekutieli D The control of the false discovery rate in multiple testing under dependency. Journal of Marriage and Family. Netherlands 1 April.
Civil unions are not recognized state to state IV. Supreme Court of Hawaii. Los Angeles Times. Civil unions provide the same rights, benefits, and obligations of marriage at the state level, while reciprocal beneficiary relationships provide a more limited set of rights. Civil unions are separate and unequal 1.
Main articles: Status of same-sex marriage and Same-sex union legislation. And since , five nations — the Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, Canada and South Africa — have legalized gay marriage. See also: Transgender rights and Intersex human rights.
Prevalence and stability of self-reported sexual orientation identity during young adulthood.