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Proclamations/Commencement of Act as made
This Proclamation provides for the commencement of Parts 1 and 4 of Schedule 10 of the Same-Sex Relationships (Equal Treatment in Commonwealth Laws - General Law Reform) Act 2008.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 06 Feb 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-Feb-2009
Tabled Senate10-Feb-2009
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013


I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor‑General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council and under items 27 and 29 of the table in subsection 2 (1) of the Same‑Sex Relationships (Equal Treatment in Commonwealth Laws — General Law Reform) Act 2008, fix 15 March 2009 as the day on which Parts 1 and 4 of Schedule 10 to that Act commence.

Signed and sealed with the
Great Seal of Australia
on 5 February 2009


By Her Excellency’s Command