Marriages and divorces are recorded by states, counties, and territories, plus New York City and the District of Columbia, but not by the federal government. In Vietnam, currently only a marriage between a man and a woman is recognized. If the law is not amended after two years, same-sex couples will be able to register a valid marriage application in Taiwan. Windsor Executive Order Obergefell v. May 16, - The Arkansas Supreme Court issues an emergency stay as its judges consider an appeal to the state judge's ruling on same-sex marriage. September 3, - Judge Martin L. TransgenderTransgender rightsIntersexand Intersex human rights.
June 26, - The Supreme Court rules that same-sex couples can marry nationwide.
Venezuela Moves Towards Marriage Equality". Archived from the original on 18 August Recognition of same-sex unions in Japan. Recognition of same-sex unions in Ecuador. House of Representatives of the Philippines. The law took effect on 1 March Academic fields and discourse Queer studies Lesbian feminism Queer theory Transfeminism Lavender linguistics.
On 4 Februarythe Scottish Parliament overwhelmingly passed legislation legalising same-sex marriage. It is only fitting to end this timeline with the following quote from that decision: Retrieved 5 March National Center for Biotechnology Information. Messaggero Veneto in Italian. Alabama voters approved a state constitutional amendment defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman on June 6. The Supreme Court's ruling in Obergefell v.