Entry #164: Same-sex adoption in Australia

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RegionAustralia
IssueSame-sex adoption
Statusna
Start DateJan 2007
End DateApr 2018
DescriptionThis is not decided at the Federal level, but at the territorial government level. Some territories allow it, others do not.
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Reports (2)
  • Newer law has been passed "As of 20 April 2018, adoption by same-sex couples is legal in all jurisdictions of Australia. Source: https://www.hrlc.org.au/news/2018/4/20/australia-now-has-adoption-equality https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/15/same-sex-adoption-is-now-legal-everywhere-in-australia/"
  • Status is not correct "All states allow same sex adoption https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_adoption_and_parenting_in_Australia"


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End Date(NONE)Apr 2018
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