Same-Sex Marriage Bill 2013

  • Private Member's Bill
  • Negatived, 2R negatived on division, Negatived on division at 2R, 14/11/2013.

Long Title

An Act to allow for same-sex marriages; and for other purposes.

Text of Bill


Explanatory Notes

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See Digest 19 of 2013, dated 11/12/2013 for an examination of this Bill by the Legislation Review Committee.

Second Reading Speeches

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Legislative Assembly Minister's 2R Speech Legislative Council Minister's 2R Speech
2R Same-Sex Marriage.pdf2R Same-Sex Marriage.pdf

Tracking through the Houses

  • Initially introduced in the Legislative Council
Legislative Council: Legislative Assembly:
  • Member with Carriage: Sharpe, Penny
  • Notice of Motion: Thu 2 May 2013
  • Introduced: Thu 31 Oct 2013
  • First Reading: Thu 31 Oct 2013
  • Minister's 2R Speech: Thu 31 Oct 2013