States in America that Allow Same-Sex Marriage

Here is a list of states that allow same-sex marriage.

Court Decision

State Legislature

Popular Vote




Alaska (Oct. 17, 2014)
Arizona (Oct. 17, 2014)
California (June 28, 2013)
Colorado (Oct. 7, 2014)
Connecticut (Nov. 12, 2008)
Idaho (Oct. 13, 2014)
Indiana (Oct. 6, 2014)
Iowa (Apr. 24, 2009)
Kansas (Nov. 12, 2014)
Massachusetts (May 17, 2004)
Montana (Nov. 19, 2014)
Nevada (Oct. 9, 2014)
New Jersey (Oct. 21, 2013)
New Mexico (Dec. 19, 2013)
North Carolina (Oct. 10, 2014)
Oklahoma (Oct. 6, 2014)
Oregon (May 19, 2014)
Pennsylvania (May 20, 2014)
South Carolina (Nov. 20, 2014)
Utah (Oct. 6, 2014)
Virginia (Oct. 6, 2014)
West Virginia (Oct. 9, 2014)
Wisconsin (Oct. 6, 2014)
Wyoming (Oct. 21, 2014)
Delaware (July 1, 2013)
Hawaii (Dec. 2, 2013)
Illinois (June 1, 2014)
Minnesota (Aug. 1, 2013)
New Hampshire (Jan. 1, 2010)
New York (July 24, 2011)
Rhode Island (Aug. 1, 2013)
Vermont (Sep. 1, 2009)
Maine (Dec. 29, 2012)
Maryland (Jan. 1, 2013)
Washington (Dec. 9, 2012)

Washington, DC legalized gay marriage on Mar. 3, 2010, the date marriage licenses became available to same-sex couples.

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Great news in Latin America, where the Inter-American Court of Human Rights issued a major ruling in favor of the freedom to marry for same-sex couples and endorsed a broader push for LGBT protections. Take a look!
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Awesome news in Australia – the freedom to marry will take effect on January 9!
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Governor General signs same-sex marriage bill into law
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Huge news! Within weeks same-sex couples will be able to marry in Australia, an enormous win that's a testament to the years of organizing work headed up by Australians and the many same-sex couples and allies who shared their stories:
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Congratulations to Austria - where the country's highest court affirmed that excluding same-sex couples from marriage is discriminatory! Austria will soon be the 16th European couple to extend the freedom to marry to same-sex couples!
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Congratulations, Australia! By overwhelming margins, the country has come together to approve the freedom to marry for same-sex couples at the ballot. Now it's time for the freedom to marry nationwide, without delay or additional discrimination!

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