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Second Reading Speeches

Marriage Equality Amendment Bill 2009

Type
Private
Sponsor(s)
HANSON-YOUNG, Sen Sarah
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Parliament no
42

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Summary

Amends the

Marriage Act 1961
to: remove all discriminatory references based on sexual orientation and gender identity; and allow marriage regardless of sex, sexuality and gender identity.