Same-sex marriage legalised in Australia as Parliament
However, a couple of countries have not completely legalized gay marriage all throughout the nation, with same-sex couples only being able to get married in certain areas of said countries. There are only two countries that have not fully legalized gay marriage but have allowed same-sex couples to be wed in certain regions within the country.
Same-sex marriage to be officially legalised in Australia
Since 2016, each jurisdiction has an equal age of consent for all sexual acts. All jurisdictions offer expungement schemes to clear the criminal records of people charged or convicted for consensual sexual acts that are no longer illegal. Australia legalised same-sex marriage on 9 December 2017.
Countries Where Gay Marriage Is Legal 2021
Equal marriage has officially been legalised in Australia. Australias parliament passed a bill on Thursday (December 7) to legalise same-sex marriage following the results of a national postal survey last month which saw 61% of the population vote for same-sex marriage.
Australia Makes Same-Sex Marriage Legal - The New York Times
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More than 12.7 million people voted with over 60% saying that yes, gay marriage should be legal. The postal vote wasn’t popular, however, even amongst those who supported equal marriage, and its result wasn’t even legally binding, but it has been the catalyst to …
Here are the 29 countries where same-sex marriage is
SAME-SEX marriage is officially legal in Australia after the Governor-General signed off on the historic laws today.