Entry #12254: Same-sex adoption in Kazakhstan

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RegionKazakhstan
IssueSame-sex adoption
StatusSingle only
Start DateDec 16, 1991
End Datenow
DescriptionOnly a single homosexual is allowed to adopt
SourcesA homosexual couple cannot adopt a child directly, neither is step-child adoption recognized
Reports (1)
  • Status is not correct "Check our official web site: https://egov.kz/cms/ru/articles/child/adoption_of_a_child_in ????????? ??????? ? ?????????? ?? ?????: - ???? ???????? ????, ?? ????????? ? ?????????????????? ????? (???????????), ?? ??????????? ??????? ???????????? ?????????? ??????? ?? ????? ???? ??? ? ????? ?? ??????? ?????? ??? ???????? ?? ???????????? ????; - ????, ???????????????? ?????????????? ??????????? ??????????;"


Revision History (5)

Revision by cihalcoc. Incorrect status

Old Value New Value (Current)
ValueIllegalSingle only
NotePeople of “non-traditional sexual orientations” are explicitly prohibited from adopting children.Only a single homosexual is allowed to adopt
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People of “non-traditional sexual orientations” are explicitly prohibited from adopting children. Only a single homosexual is allowed to adopt
SourcesA child cannot be adopted in Kazakhstan:

persons recognized by the court as incapable or partially capable;
spouses, one of whom is recognized by the court as incapable or with limited capacity;
persons deprived by the court of parental rights or limited by the court in parental rights;
persons suspended from the duties of a guardian or custodian for improper performance of the duties assigned to him by the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
former adoptive parents, if the adoption is canceled by the court due to their fault;
persons who, for health reasons, cannot exercise parental rights*;
persons who do not have a permanent place of residence;
persons adhering to non-traditional sexual orientation;

https://egov.kz/cms/ru/articles/child/adoption_of_a_child_in in russian
A homosexual couple cannot adopt a child directly, neither is step-child adoption recognized
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A child cannot be adopted in Kazakhstan: persons recognized by the court as incapable or partially capable; spouses, one of whom is recognized by the court as incapable or with limited capacity; persons deprived by the court of parental rights or limited by the court in parental rights; persons suspended from the duties of a guardian or custodian for improper performance of the duties assigned to him by the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan; former adoptive parents, if the adoption is canceled by the court due to their fault; persons who, for health reasons, cannot exercise parental rights*; persons who do not have a permanent place of residence; persons adhering to non-traditional sexual orientation; https://egov.kz/cms/ru/articles/child/adoption_of_a_child_in in russian homosexual couple cannot adopt a child directly, neither is step-child adoption recognized

Revision by Gor154. Previous editor did not read the source, changed the label to reflect it accurately

Old Value New Value
ValueSingle onlyIllegal
Notea gay couple can’t adopt a child but a single homosexual is not banned from adopting onePeople of “non-traditional sexual orientations” are explicitly prohibited from adopting children.
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a gay couple can’t adopt a child but a single homosexual is not banned from adopting one People of “non-traditional sexual orientations” are explicitly prohibited from adopting children.
Sourceshttps://egov.kz/cms/ru/articles/child/adoption_of_a_child_in#:~:text=%D0%A3%D1%81%D1%8B%D0%BD%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B8%D1%82%D1%8C%20%D1%80%D0%B5%D0%B1%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%BA%D0%B0%20%D1%80%D0%B0%D0%B7%D1%80%D0%B5%D1%88%D0%B0%D0%B5%D1%82%D1%81%D1%8F%20%D0%BF%D1%80%D0%B8%20%D0%BD%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%B8%D1%87%D0%B8%D0%B8,%D0%B8%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BB%D1%8E%D1%87%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B8%D0%B5%D0%BC%20%D1%81%D0%BF%D0%B8%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%B0%20%D0%BB%D0%B8%D1%86%2C%20%D0%BF%D1%80%D0%B8%D0%B2%D0%B5%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%BD%D1%8B%D1%85%20%D0%BD%D0%B8%D0%B6%D0%B5A child cannot be adopted in Kazakhstan:

persons recognized by the court as incapable or partially capable;
spouses, one of whom is recognized by the court as incapable or with limited capacity;
persons deprived by the court of parental rights or limited by the court in parental rights;
persons suspended from the duties of a guardian or custodian for improper performance of the duties assigned to him by the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
former adoptive parents, if the adoption is canceled by the court due to their fault;
persons who, for health reasons, cannot exercise parental rights*;
persons who do not have a permanent place of residence;
persons adhering to non-traditional sexual orientation;

https://egov.kz/cms/ru/articles/child/adoption_of_a_child_in in russian
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https://egov.kz/cms/ru/articles/child/adoption_of_a_child_in#:~:text=%D0%A3%D1%81%D1%8B%D0%BD%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B8%D1%82%D1%8C%20%D1%80%D0%B5%D0%B1%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%BA%D0%B0%20%D1%80%D0%B0%D0%B7%D1%80%D0%B5%D1%88%D0%B0%D0%B5%D1%82%D1%81%D1%8F%20%D0%BF%D1%80%D0%B8%20%D0%BD%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%B8%D1%87%D0%B8%D0%B8,%D0%B8%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BB%D1%8E%D1%87%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B8%D0%B5%D0%BC%20%D1%81%D0%BF%D0%B8%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%B0%20%D0%BB%D0%B8%D1%86%2C%20%D0%BF%D1%80%D0%B8%D0%B2%D0%B5%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%BD%D1%8B%D1%85%20%D0%BD%D0%B8%D0%B6%D0%B5 A child cannot be adopted in Kazakhstan: persons recognized by the court as incapable or partially capable; spouses, one of whom is recognized by the court as incapable or with limited capacity; persons deprived by the court of parental rights or limited by the court in parental rights; persons suspended from the duties of a guardian or custodian for improper performance of the duties assigned to him by the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan; former adoptive parents, if the adoption is canceled by the court due to their fault; persons who, for health reasons, cannot exercise parental rights*; persons who do not have a permanent place of residence; persons adhering to non-traditional sexual orientation; https://egov.kz/cms/ru/articles/child/adoption_of_a_child_in in russian

Revision by cihalcoc. The old one was fake

Old Value New Value
ValueIllegalSingle only
Notea gay couple can’t adopt a childa gay couple can’t adopt a child but a single homosexual is not banned from adopting one
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a gay couple can’t adopt a child but a single homosexual is not banned from adopting one

Revision by Samuel_NOT_Samuele. old one was fake

Old Value New Value
ValueLegalIllegal
NoteSame-sex adoption is legal either by single homosexuals or by married couples from different countriesa gay couple can’t adopt a child
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Same-sex adoption is legal either by single homosexuals or by married couples from different countries a gay couple can’t adopt a child
SourcesI am a citizen of Kazakhstan https://egov.kz/cms/ru/articles/child/adoption_of_a_child_in#:~:text=%D0%A3%D1%81%D1%8B%D0%BD%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B8%D1%82%D1%8C%20%D1%80%D0%B5%D0%B1%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%BA%D0%B0%20%D1%80%D0%B0%D0%B7%D1%80%D0%B5%D1%88%D0%B0%D0%B5%D1%82%D1%81%D1%8F%20%D0%BF%D1%80%D0%B8%20%D0%BD%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%B8%D1%87%D0%B8%D0%B8,%D0%B8%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BB%D1%8E%D1%87%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B8%D0%B5%D0%BC%20%D1%81%D0%BF%D0%B8%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%B0%20%D0%BB%D0%B8%D1%86%2C%20%D0%BF%D1%80%D0%B8%D0%B2%D0%B5%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%BD%D1%8B%D1%85%20%D0%BD%D0%B8%D0%B6%D0%B5
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I am a citizen of Kazakhstan https://egov.kz/cms/ru/articles/child/adoption_of_a_child_in#:~:text=%D0%A3%D1%81%D1%8B%D0%BD%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B8%D1%82%D1%8C%20%D1%80%D0%B5%D0%B1%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%BA%D0%B0%20%D1%80%D0%B0%D0%B7%D1%80%D0%B5%D1%88%D0%B0%D0%B5%D1%82%D1%81%D1%8F%20%D0%BF%D1%80%D0%B8%20%D0%BD%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%B8%D1%87%D0%B8%D0%B8,%D0%B8%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BB%D1%8E%D1%87%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B8%D0%B5%D0%BC%20%D1%81%D0%BF%D0%B8%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%B0%20%D0%BB%D0%B8%D1%86%2C%20%D0%BF%D1%80%D0%B8%D0%B2%D0%B5%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%BD%D1%8B%D1%85%20%D0%BD%D0%B8%D0%B6%D0%B5

Revision by cihalcoc. The date was incorrect

Old Value (Original) New Value
Start Date(NONE)Dec 16, 1991
Reports (6)
  • Other
  • Sources are invalid or broken
  • Sources are invalid or broken "Also "I am a citizen of Kazakhstan" is not a source "
  • Status is not correct "Since it's legal only for foreign married couples, more correct status will be «Married couples only»"
  • Status is not correct "Same-sex adoption is not legal here"
  • Status is not correct "Someone's citizenship is not a valid source"

cihalcoc created this entry.