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Name: Civil Unions Act 2012 (A2012-40).
Country: Australia
Subject(s): Civil, commercial and family law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2012-09-04
Entry into force:
ISN: AUS-2012-L-93137
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line ACT Legislation Register, Australia PDF of Act as amended to A2017-5 PDF of Act as amended to A2017-5 (consulted on 2013-05-24)
Abstract/Citation: Enables couples who are unable to marry under the Commonwealth Marriage Act 1961 to enter into a legally recognised relationship.

Part 1 - Preliminary
Part 2 - Civil unions
Part 3 - Civil union celebrants
Part 4 - Notification and review of decisions
Part 5 - Miscellaneous
Part 6 - Transitional

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