Entry #4209: Same-sex adoption in Northern Territory

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RegionNorthern Territory
IssueSame-sex adoption
StatusLegal
Start DateMar 13, 2018
End Date(none)
DescriptionOn March 13, 2018, the Northern Territory passed a new law allowing same-sex couples to adopt children.
Sourceshttps://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-03-19/nt-becomes-last-jurisdiction-to-pass-gay-adoption-laws/9547274 https://www.starobserver.com.au/news/national-news/northern-territory/sex-couples-will-now-able-adopt-northern-territory/167170 https://www.hrlc.org.au/news/2018/3/13/nt-passes-adoption-equality-for-same-sex-couples


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Revision History (3)

edited by danlev

Old Value New Value (Current)
Start Date(unknown)Mar 13, 2018
DescriptionJust became legal in this state.On March 13, 2018, the Northern Territory passed a new law allowing same-sex couples to adopt children.
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Just became legal in this state. On March 13, 2018, the Northern Territory passed a new law allowing same-sex couples to adopt children.
Sourceshttps://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-03-19/nt-becomes-last-jurisdiction-to-pass-gay-adoption-laws/9547274
https://www.starobserver.com.au/news/national-news/northern-territory/sex-couples-will-now-able-adopt-northern-territory/167170
https://www.hrlc.org.au/news/2018/3/13/nt-passes-adoption-equality-for-same-sex-couples

edited by Ausyk

Old Value (Original) New Value
ValueIllegalLegal
DescriptionNoJust became legal in this state.
SourcesNo

created by Ausyk

Original entry
StatusIllegal
Start Date(unknown)
End Date(none)
DescriptionNo
SourcesNo