Entry #1141: Same-sex marriage in Antarctica

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RegionAntarctica
IssueSame-sex marriage
Statusvaries
Start DateOct 13, 2016
End Datenow
DescriptionAntarctica has no permanent human population or government and applicable laws are mostly based on a person's nationality due to the Antarctic Treaty System. However, since 13 October 2016 same sex marriage has been legal and possible in the British Antarctic Territory.
Sourceshttp://www.gaytravel.com/gay-guides/antarctica https://britishantarcticterritory.org.uk/visiting/getting-married/
Reports (1)
  • Newer law has been passed


Revision History (3)

Deleted by Markissik. Antarctica has many territories. The British Antarctic Territory is only one of them.

Old Value New Value (Current)
ValueLegal(REMOVED)
Value Special(REMOVED)Varies by Region
Start Date(NONE)Oct 13, 2016

Revision by GeorgieTheOrgie. Inaccurate Status

Old Value New Value
Value(REMOVED)Legal

Revision by beeurd

Old Value (Original) New Value
Value SpecialN/A(REMOVED)
NoteAntarctica has no permanent human population or government.Antarctica has no permanent human population or government and applicable laws are mostly based on a person's nationality due to the Antarctic Treaty System. However, since 13 October 2016 same sex marriage has been legal and possible in the British Antarctic Territory.
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Antarctica has no permanent human population or government. government and applicable laws are mostly based on a person's nationality due to the Antarctic Treaty System. However, since 13 October 2016 same sex marriage has been legal and possible in the British Antarctic Territory.
Sourceshttp://www.gaytravel.com/gay-guides/antarcticahttp://www.gaytravel.com/gay-guides/antarctica
https://britishantarcticterritory.org.uk/visiting/getting-married/
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http://www.gaytravel.com/gay-guides/antarctica http://www.gaytravel.com/gay-guides/antarctica https://britishantarcticterritory.org.uk/visiting/getting-married/
Reports (1)
  • Newer law has been passed "British Antarctic Territory allows same sex marriage from 2016"

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