Queer inclusions, continental divisions: Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information. This page was last edited on 2 Februaryat Previously, an LGBT individual was able to adopt children, but same-sex couples could not adopt jointly. Retrieved 26 June In Mexico Citythe Legislative Assembly of the Federal District passed legislation on 21 December enabling same-sex couples to adopt children. Retrieved 14 October
Therefore, LGBT couples wishing to form a family and adopt children will be legally protected and can't be limited by any governmental entity.
LGBT adoption in Europe. Joint adoption by same-sex couples is legal in the following subnational jurisdictions or dependent territories:. Retrieved 29 December A January ruling of the Israeli Supreme Court allowed stepchild adoptions for same-sex couples. Additionally, a biological parent or parents can temporarily give a partner who is not a biological parent full parental responsibilities. In Chile, same-sex couples are allowed to apply to adopt a child. In Bulgariaaccording to the Ministry of Justice the laws regarding adoption "lack a norm, concerning the sexual orientation of the individuals".
El Mercurio in Spanish. Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information. Retrieved 6 August Zato, gospodine, katekizam u ruke! Retrieved 12 July Adoption ban for homosexual couples is unconstitutional] in German.