Entry #98: Same-sex marriage in Bulgaria

Current Version

RegionBulgaria
IssueSame-sex marriage
StatusUnrecognized
Start DateJul 13, 1991
End Datenow
DescriptionMarriage is defined as a union between a male and a female in the Bulgarian constitution. However, there is recognition of residence for foreign marriage, but it is a limited recognition.
Sourceshttp://www.parliament.bg/en/const


Revision History (8)

Revision by XabBG

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NoteMarriage is defined as a union between a male and a female in the Bulgarian constitution. However, there is recognition of residence for foreign marriage.Marriage is defined as a union between a male and a female in the Bulgarian constitution. However, there is recognition of residence for foreign marriage, but it is a limited recognition.

Revision by XabBG

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ValueForeign same-sex marriages recognized onlyUnrecognized

Revision by XabBG

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ValueForeign same-sex marriages recognized only
Value Specialambiguous

Revision by amogusxab

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Value Specialnaambiguous

Revision by amogusxab

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Value Specialambiguousna

Revision by amogusxab

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ValueUnregistered cohabitation
Value Specialambiguous

Revision by XabBG

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ValueOther type of partnershipUnregistered cohabitation
NoteMarriage is defined as a union between a male and a female in the Bulgarian constitutionMarriage is defined as a union between a male and a female in the Bulgarian constitution. However, there is recognition of residence for foreign marriage.

Revision by XabBG

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ValueNot legalOther type of partnership
Reports (1)
  • Status is not correct "No same-sex marriage has been recognised in Bulgaria so far even foreign same-sex marriages."

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