Entry #19: Same-sex adoption in Russia

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RegionRussia
IssueSame-sex adoption
StatusSingle only
Start DateJul 2, 2013
End DateJul 24, 2023
DescriptionAdoption is being regulated by the Civil Procedure Code of Russia (Chapter 29); Family Code of Russia (Chapter 19); Federal Law On Acts of Civil Status (Chapter V). None of these documents contain any direct restriction or ban for homosexual people to adopt.
Sourceshttp://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/07/03/russia-putin-gay-adoption/2486913/
http://www.jafbase.fr/docEstEurope/RussianFamilyCode1995.pdf


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edited by qcksws. fixed end date

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DescriptionAdoption is being regulated by the Civil Procedure Code of Russia (Chapter 29); Family Code of Russia (Chapter 19); Federal Law On Acts of Civil Status (Chapter V). None of these documents contain any direct restriction or ban for homosexual people to adoAdoption is being regulated by the Civil Procedure Code of Russia (Chapter 29); Family Code of Russia (Chapter 19); Federal Law On Acts of Civil Status (Chapter V). None of these documents contain any direct restriction or ban for homosexual people to adopt.
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Adoption is being regulated by the Civil Procedure Code of Russia (Chapter 29); Family Code of Russia (Chapter 19); Federal Law On Acts of Civil Status (Chapter V). None of these documents contain any direct restriction or ban for homosexual people to ado adopt.

edited by Markissik. Adding the ending date due to the new entry

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edited by Pizzaslices412653. date error

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edited by Markissik. Same-sex couples cannot jointly adopt a child in Russia, but they're no obstacles for adoption by LGBTQ individual.

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Value(REMOVED)Single only
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edited by Pizzaslices412653

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ValueSingle only(REMOVED)
Special Status(REMOVED)Ambiguous

edited by Pizzaslices412653

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created by brennen

Original entry
StatusSingle only
Start DateDec 29, 1995
End Date(none)
DescriptionAdoption is being regulated by the Civil Procedure Code of Russia (Chapter 29); Family Code of Russia (Chapter 19); Federal Law On Acts of Civil Status (Chapter V). None of these documents contain any direct restriction or ban for homosexual people to ado
Sourceshttp://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/07/03/russia-putin-gay-adoption/2486913/ http://www.jafbase.fr/docEstEurope/RussianFamilyCode1995.pdf
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