Peter Wallis The crowd react to the same-sex marriage postal survey Yes result in front of the State library of Victoria in Melbourne, Wednesday, November 15, Prejudice will still thrive, even if the people in power make the right noises. The youngest eligible voters year-olds participated strongly with a As Deputies will be aware, the Bill requires that an applicant for gender recognition is single, pending the outcome of the referendum on same-sex marriage that is due to take place in May of this year. Religious bodies in Ireland officially adopted stances that were either neutral or opposed to the referendum.
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Veteran gay and civil rights campaigner, Senator David Norriswho was one of the key figures in having homosexuality decriminalised, said "I think it's wonderful. House elections 8th district, 11th Special elections 13th district, It's a little bit late for me. The wording is intended to give a right to marry to couples without distinction as to their sex. The tightest margin was in Donegal South West where it was Yes by only 33 votes. People celebrate after watching the same sex marriage vote result announcement during a picnic held by the Equality Campaign at Prince Regent Park in Sydney, Wednesday, November 15, Big bragging rights for Qld over NSW.
After the general electionthe Fine Gael and Labour parties formed a coalition governmentwhose programme included the establishment of a Constitutional Convention to examine potential changes on specified issues, including "Provision for the legalisation of same-sex marriage". Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government. The amendment inserted a new section 4 to Article 41 of the Constitution. Archived from the original on 9 May Irish Congress of Trade Unions. Gay rights groups claimed victory early in the day after "No" campaigners effectively conceded defeat in the historic vote. What every child deserves is love, respect, safety.