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June 9, 2021, 8:43 p.m.
Countries: Poland
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

"Pursuant to the Family and Guardianship Code (art. 115(1)), joint adoption was allowed only for married couples. Adoption by one of spouses was impossible without the consent of the other. In Poland, child custody may be established only by the family court if neither of parents enjoys parental authority or if parents are unknown. The family court also appointed the guardian. Men and women could become guardians, exercise the guardianship and apply for adoption under the same rules...The failure to pay for the support of a next of kin was a crime laid down in the Penal Code (art. 209(1)). It was subject to a fine, the penalty of restriction...more
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Sri Lanka
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Sri Lanka does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Japan
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Japan does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Cote D'Ivoire
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Cote D'Ivoire does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Afghanistan does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Cyprus
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Cyprus does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Niger
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Niger does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Vanuatu
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Vanuatu does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Zimbabwe
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Zimbabwe does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Greece
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Greece does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Somalia
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Somalia does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Suriname does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: United Arab Emirates
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

The United Arab Emirates does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Iran
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Iran does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Israel
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Israel does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Burkina Faso
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Burkina Faso does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

In Guyana, a girl may not be adopted by an unmarried man and a boy may not be adopted by an unmarried woman, unless the adoptive parent is related by blood to the child they are looking to adopt.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Nicaragua
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Nicaragua does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Trinidad and Tobago does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Chad does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Eritrea
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Eritrea does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Denmark
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Denmark does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Romania
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Romania does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Norway
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Norway does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Estonia
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Estonia does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Poland
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Poland does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Cambodia
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Cambodia does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Lebanon
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Lebanon does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Paraguay
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Paraguay does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.
April 16, 2021, 6:32 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: CUST-LAW-4

Spain does not have restrictions on adoption of children of a certain sex based on the sex and marital status of the adoptive parent.