Family rights for gay couples not recognised in all EU statesby Letizia Orlandi - 2013.02.15
Just 17 EU countries grant rights to same sex partners for legal immigration purposes. This may occur through the recognition of same-sex marriage, through some other form of registered relationship, or through specific provisions made in immigration law. These countries are:
- Austria (2010)
- Belgium (1997)
- Croatia (2003)
- Czech Republic (2007)
- Denmark (1989) [including Greenland (1996)]
- Finland (2001)]
- France (1999)
- Germany (2001)
- Hungary (2009)
- Ireland (2008)
- Luxembourg (2004)
- The Netherlands (2001)
- Portugal (2001)
- Slovenia (2006)
- Spain (2005)
- Sweden (1994)
- United Kingdom (1997)
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