Some debate occurred within the European Union about how to require member states to recognise same-sex marriages conducted in other member states, as well as any European citizens' civil unions or registered partnerships, so as to ensure the right of freedom of movement for citizens' family members. Washington offers domestic partnerships which grant nearly all of the state-recognized rights of marriage to same-sex couples. Child abuse Domestic violence Incest Child-selling. The "church allows same-sex couples to have special prayers after their wedding", but does not allow gay priests to marry. Marriage codification and family relationship expansion . Homosexuality and religion Transgender people and religion.
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Recognition of same-sex unions in Europe
Archived from the original on 13 May Recognition of same-sex unions in Venezuela. Marriage and civil partnership . Same-sex sexual activity illegal for males and females. Marriage, being a union of a man and a woman, as well as the family, motherhood and parenthood, shall be placed under the protection and care of the Republic of Poland.
Retrieved 20 July Retrieved 30 September Recognition of same-sex unions in the Czech Republic. Retrieved 1 June Civil unions are still legal in HawaiiIllinoisNew Jerseyand Colorado ; civil unions are also still legal in six municipalities of Arizona.