Entry #9134: Same-sex marriage in Victoria

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RegionVictoria
IssueSame-sex marriage
StatusLegal
Start DateDec 9, 2017
End Date0000
DescriptionFollowing a nation-wide postal vote, 61.6% of Australians voted 'Yes' for Same-sex Marriage in November 2017. The Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Act 2017 subsequently passed parliament on 7th December and was given Royal Assent on 8th December, coming into effect from 9th December 2017, Australia-wide (including Victoria).
Sourceshttps://www.sbs.com.au/news/same-sex-marriage-signed-into-law-by-the-governor-general


Revision History (2)

Revision by ruperttrepur

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NoteFollowing a nation-wide postal vote, 61.6% of Australians voted 'Yes' for Same-sex Marriage in November 2017. The Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Act 2017 subsequently passed parliament on 7th December and was given Royal Assent on 8th December, coming into effect from 9th December 2017.Following a nation-wide postal vote, 61.6% of Australians voted 'Yes' for Same-sex Marriage in November 2017. The Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Act 2017 subsequently passed parliament on 7th December and was given Royal Assent on 8th December, coming into effect from 9th December 2017, Australia-wide (including Victoria).

Revision by ruperttrepur

Old Value (Original) New Value
End Date0000-00-000000-01-01
NoteFollowing a nation-wide postal vote, 61.6% of Australians voted 'Yes' for Same-sex Marriage. The Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Act 2017 passed parliament on 7th December and was given Royal Assent on 8th December, coming into effect from 9th December 2017.Following a nation-wide postal vote, 61.6% of Australians voted 'Yes' for Same-sex Marriage in November 2017. The Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Act 2017 subsequently passed parliament on 7th December and was given Royal Assent on 8th December, coming into effect from 9th December 2017.

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