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Administered by: Department of the Senate
Published Date 12 Dec 2017




Act of Parliament assented to




IT IS HEREBY NOTIFIED for general information that His Excellency the Governor-General, in the name of Her Majesty, assented on 8 December 2017 to the undermentioned Act passed by the Senate and the House of Representatives in Parliament assembled, viz:


No. 129, 2017 –– An Act to amend the law relating to the definition of marriage and protect religious freedoms, and for related purposes [Marriage Amendment (Definition and Religious Freedoms) Act 2017].



Richard Pye

Clerk of the Senate