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This Proclamation amends the Marriage (Recognised Denominations) Proclamation 2007 to add new recognised denominations for the purposes of the Marriage Act 1961, and update the names of various existing recognised denominations.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Made 29 Oct 2015
Registered 03 Nov 2015
Tabled HR 09 Nov 2015
Tabled Senate 09 Nov 2015
Date of repeal 05 Nov 2015
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003
Table of contents.

 

Marriage (Recognised Denominations) Amendment (New Denominations and Other Name Changes) Proclamation 2015

I, the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC QC, Administrator of the Government of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council, make the following Proclamation.

Signed and sealed with the Great Seal of Australia on 29 October 2015

Paul de Jersey

Administrator

By His Excellency’s Command

George Brandis QC

Attorney‑General

 

  

  


Contents

1............ Name............................................................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement............................................................................................................. 1

3............ Authority....................................................................................................................... 1

4............ Schedules...................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

Marriage (Recognised Denominations) Proclamation 2007                                                        2

 


1  Name

                   This is the Marriage (Recognised Denominations) Amendment (New Denominations and Other Name Changes) Proclamation 2015.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

4 November 2015

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under the Marriage Act 1961.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

  

Marriage (Recognised Denominations) Proclamation 2007

1  Schedule 1

Insert:

Assembly of God Church of Samoa in Australia Inc

Australian United Shia Islamic Councils Incorporated

Australian Zoroastrian Association of NSW Incorporated

2  Schedule 1

Omit “Church of Jesus Christ of Latter‑Day Saints”, substitute “Church of Jesus Christ of Latter‑Day Saints (Australia), The”.

3  Schedule 1

Insert:

Edge Church International Ltd

Free Church of Tonga, The

4  Schedule 1

Omit “Free Reformed Church of Australia”, substitute “Free Reformed Churches of Australia”.

5  Schedule 1

Insert:

Hope Ministries Australia

Indian Orthodox Church Incorporated

Mar Thoma Syrian Church of Malabar

One Light Federation

Riverview Church Incorporated

Shree Sanatan Dharm Pratinidhi Sabha of Australia Inc

Spirit of the Earth Medicine Society

Syrian Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia and New Zealand (Patriarchal Vicarate) Limited