Mon May 04, 2009
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Same-sex reform education campaign
This media release was issued by the Federal Government on 5.5.09The Australian Government will provide $450,000 for a community education campaign to inform same-sex couples about implications of recent reforms to legislation, which enable same-sex couples and their children to be recognised by Commonwealth law.
Under the Government’s reforms to remove discrimination, same-sex couples have the same entitlements and obligations as opposite-sex de facto couples.
We are working hard to ensure all same-sex couples have access to these entitlements and understand their obligations. [ read more... ] [ comments? ]