Entry #570: Same-sex marriage in British Virgin Islands

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RegionBritish Virgin Islands
IssueSame-sex marriage
StatusUnrecognized
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionSame sex marriages are not legal, and the laws of the British Virgin Islands do not allow for recognition of same sex marriages from elsewhere, including the United Kingdom. Although the UK government encourages British Overseas Territories to adopt its equality laws it has said that it will not force a change in law.
Sourceshttp://www.bviplatinum.com/news.php?page=Article&articleID=1390223634 https://www.bviplatinum.com/news.php?articleId=33331


Revision History (2)

Revision by beeurd

Old Value New Value (Current)
NoteSame sex marriages are not legal. Although the government of the United Kingdom encourages British Overseas Territories to adopt its equality laws it has said that it will not force a change in law.Same sex marriages are not legal, and the laws of the British Virgin Islands do not allow for recognition of same sex marriages from elsewhere, including the United Kingdom. Although the UK government encourages British Overseas Territories to adopt its equality laws it has said that it will not force a change in law.

Revision by beeurd

Old Value (Original) New Value
NoteSame sex marriages are not legal. Although the government of the United Kingdom encourages British Overseas Territories to adopt its equality laws it has said that it will not force a change in law.
Sourceshttp://www.bviplatinum.com/news.php?page=Article&articleID=1390223634http://www.bviplatinum.com/news.php?page=Article&articleID=1390223634 https://www.bviplatinum.com/news.php?articleId=33331

James created this entry.