14 and 15. England and Wales
• Date legalized: March 29, 2014
Months of debate ended when you look at the British Parliament whenever a same-sex wedding bill passed away in July 2013 and had been ratified by the Queen the overnight. Regulations took impact March 29, 2014, as soon as the very first marriages that are same-sex in England. Regulations, which pertains to England and Wales, will not provide for same-sex marriages in the Church of England.
• Date legalized: Aug. 5, 2013
Uruguay became the 2nd Latin US nation to legalize same-sex wedding once the president finalized a bill into legislation may 3, 2013, though it don’t simply take impact until Aug. 5 of the 12 months. Civil unions between homosexual and couples that are lesbian been appropriate since 2008, and use liberties had been issued during 2009.
17. New Zealand
• Date legalized: Aug. 19, 2013