Entry #844: Same-sex marriage in Christmas Island

Current Version

RegionChristmas Island
IssueSame-sex marriage
StatusNot legal
Start DateJan 1, 2004
End DateDec 9, 2017
Description
Sourceshttp://www.comlaw.gov.au/Details/C2004A01361/203cad14-0eea-4efd-8cb9-ac5004be117f


Revision History (2)

Revision by FCBSIX

Old Value New Value (Current)
NoteSame-sex marriage has been legal in Australia since 9 December 2017. The legislation to allow same-sex marriage, the Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Act 2017, passed the Australian Parliament on 7 December 2017 and received royal assent from the Governor-General the following day.

Revision by FCBSIX

Old Value (Original) New Value
End Date9999-12-122017-12-09
NoteSame-sex marriage has been legal in Australia since 9 December 2017. The legislation to allow same-sex marriage, the Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Act 2017, passed the Australian Parliament on 7 December 2017 and received royal assent from the Governor-General the following day.
Reports (1)
  • Status is not correct "SSM is legal in all territories of Australia!"

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