Tuesday, 16 February 2016

Victoria to recognise relationships of same-sex couples who marry overseas

The Commission acknowledges the passing of the Relationship Amendment Bill 2015 in Victorian Parliament on Wednesday 10 February.

The Bill provides for the recognition of same-sex couples who have been married overseas, as well as allowing official ceremonies to acknowledge this recognition.

Read the Relationships Amendment Bill

In the news:

“Victoria to recognise relationships of same-sex couples who marry overseas” [The Guardian]

“Amended Relationships Act enables recognition of international relationships in Vic” [Star Observer]