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Second Reading Speeches

Marriage Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2012

Type
Private
Sponsor(s)
CROSSIN, Sen Trish
BROWN, Sen Carol
PRATT, Sen Louise
MARSHALL, Sen Gavin
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Parliament no
43

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Summary

Amends the

Marriage Act 1961
to: enable same-sex marriages to be recognised; and place no obligation on a minister of religion to solemnise a same-sex marriage.