Extract from the Constitution of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Article 34. Right for marriage

I. Everyone has the right to marry on reaching the age specified by legislation.
II. Marriages shall be concluded voluntarily. Nobody should be forced into marriage.
III. Family and marriage are protected by state. Maternity, paternity and childhood are protected by the law. The state provides support to large families.
IV. Rights of wife and husband are equal. Care and education of children constitute both right and responsibility of parents.
V. Responsibility of children is to respect parents, look after them. Children who are of age (18) and capable of working must support disabled parents.