Legal guardianships nationwide, except Hong Kong and Macauresidency rights for foreign spouses of legal residents Hong Kong. The two clerks who were defendants in Griego v. On August 29,New Mexico's 33 county clerks voted to ask the New Mexico Supreme Court to rule on the legality of same-sex marriage.
Civil unions and registered partnerships. A group of Republican state legislators announced their intention to seek a court order to stop the county from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples; see Sharer v.
The July elections resulted in pro-same-sex marriage parties winning a majority of legislative seats in Sonora. Dunlap had called the county attorney for input after receiving an inquiry about issuing a marriage license to a same-sex couple.
Windsorthe lawsuit was withdrawn from district court and filed in the New Mexico Supreme Court. A county clerk shall accept, in lieu of the physician's certificate, a certificate from any other state having premarital laws, if issued within the time limits prescribed in Subsection A of this section and if such laws meet the regulations of the secretary of health and environment [secretary of health].
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In Septemberthe head of Veracruz's adoption agency announced that same-sex couples may adopt children jointly in the state. Main article: Same-sex marriage in Chihuahua. Of the remaining thirteen states, two Sinaloa and Tamaulipas are mandated by the Supreme Court to legalize same-sex marriage, and two Tlaxcala and Veracruz have civil unions.
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March 1, It is the only state lacking a state statute or constitutional provision explicitly addressing same-sex marriage. Archived from the original on March 3, The New York Times.