Entry #4209: Same-sex adoption in Northern Territory

Current Version

RegionNorthern Territory
IssueSame-sex adoption
StatusLegal
Start DateMar 13, 2018
End Datenow
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


Revision History (2)

Revision by danlev

Old Value New Value (Current)
Start Date0000-01-012018-03-13
NoteJust 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

Revision by Ausyk

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

Ausyk created this entry.