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This Proclamation amends the Marriage (Recognised Denominations) Proclamation 2007 to declare 14 religious bodies to be recognised denominations for the purpose of the Marriage Act 1961, reflect that three religious bodies have changed their name and make a typographical amendment to the name of one religious body.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 31 Mar 2010
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR11-May-2010
Tabled Senate11-May-2010
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Marriage (Recognised Denominations) Amendment Proclamation 2010 (No. 1) 1

I, QUENTIN BRYCE, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make this Proclamation under section 26 of the Marriage Act 1961.

Signed and sealed with the
Great Seal of Australia
on 24 March 2010

QUENTIN BRYCE
Governor-General

By Her Excellency’s Command

ROBERT MCCLELLAND


1              Name of Proclamation

                This Proclamation is the Marriage (Recognised Denominations) Amendment Proclamation 2010 (No. 1).

2              Commencement

                This Proclamation commences on the day after it is registered.

3              Amendment of Marriage (Recognised Denominations) Proclamation 2007

                Schedule 1 amends the Marriage (Recognised Denominations) Proclamation 2007.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)

  

[1]           Schedule 1

after

Australian Indigenous Ministries

insert

Australian Unitarian Druze

[2]           Schedule 1

omit

Baha’I Faith

insert

Baha’i Faith

[3]           Schedule 1

after

Brethren

insert

C3 Church Global

[4]           Schedule 1

after

Calvary Life Assemblies

insert

Chinese Methodist Church in Australia

[5]           Schedule 1

omit

Christian City Church

[6]           Schedule 1

after

Congregational Federation of Australia

insert

Connexions Ltd

Cook Islands Christian Church

[7]           Schedule 1

after

Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Australia, The

insert

Federation of Australian Buddhist Councils

[8]           Schedule 1

after

Fellowship of Evangelical Churches in Australia

insert

Fellowship of Independent Evangelical Churches

[9]           Schedule 1

after

German Evangelical Lutheran Church

insert

Goshen Ministry International Outreach

[10]         Schedule 1

after

Hindu Council of Australia, The

insert

Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East

[11]         Schedule 1

after

Hungarian Reformed Church of Australia, The

insert

Iglesia ni Cristo

[12]         Schedule 1

omit

National Ministries of the Church of God Australia

[13]         Schedule 1

after

New Life Churches of Australia

insert

OzReach

Pacific LMS Church Australia Incorporated

[14]         Schedule 1

after

Potters House Christian Fellowship of Australia, The

insert

Power of the Spirit Ltd

[15]         Schedule 1

after

Revival Fellowship, The

insert

Rhema Family Churches Australia

[16]         Schedule 1

omit

Torres United Pentecostal Outreach Association Incorporated

[17]         Schedule 1

after

United Aborigines Mission

insert

United Church of God — Australia

[18]         Schedule 1

after

Victorian Spiritualists’ Union

insert

Victory Life Centre Incorporated

[19]         Schedule 1

after

Worldwide Church of God

insert

Worship Centre Christian Churches Worldwide (Australia) Ltd

Note

1.       All legislative instruments and compilations are registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments kept under the Legislative Instruments Act 2003. See http://www.frli.gov.au.