Site Map. All of my friends as far as they're concerned we're married. Melbourne: The Age. Main article: Intersex human rights. The Act was amended in to allow for same-sex couples to participate in an official partnership ceremony. On 13 Septemberthe Australian Capital Territory ACT Government made the announcement that it would put forward a bill that would legalise same-sex marriage, following a decade-long attempt to legislate in the area.
It provided for solemnisation, eligibility, dissolution and annulment, as well as regulatory requirements and notice of intentions in relation to same-sex marriages.
The Adoption Act as amended instates that " It also calls for an end to legal classification of sex and stating that legal third classifications, like binary classifications, were based on structural violence and failed to respect diversity and a "right to self-determination". By Freya Michie.
The Federal Parliament legalised same-sex marriage nationwide in December More stories from Australian Capital Territory. In JuneOrganisation Intersex International Australia pointed to contradictory statements by the ACT and other Australian governments, suggesting that the dignity and rights of LGBT and intersex people are recognized while, at the same time, harmful practices on intersex children continue.
Registered foreign marriages confer limited rights. Retrieved 21 March Legal guardianships nationwide, except Hong Kong and Macauresidency rights for foreign spouses of legal residents Hong Kong. It provided for solemnisation, eligibility, dissolution and annulment, as well as regulatory requirements and notice of intentions in relation to same-sex marriages.
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