The Border Mail. Archived from the original PDF on 26 May Wikimedia Commons. The report found that statutes and provisions under federal law discriminated against same-sex couples by using the term "member of the opposite sex", from aged care, superannuation, childcare, Medicare including the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme through to pensions.
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Gays cannot be discriminated only for having a different sexual preference. Your session has expired, please login again. There are millions of orphans and making same-sex adoption legal will allow them to find these children loving families. When it comes to gay and lesbian people fighting for the right to adopt children in the United States, this task becomes one of the most difficult feats to accomplish.
To deny homosexuals the right to adopt is heartbreaking for both the child and the potential gay parent or couple.
Not all of Labor was in support of the bill. It has been in effect since and governs the laws and regulations regarding lawful marriages in Australia. Marriages rarely encounter such difficulties as they are generally regarded as immediate and incontrovertible.
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