If passed the bill will give legal recognition to all same-sex and gender diverse couples across the state, along with those married overseas.
South Australia is changing its laws to make the state more inclusive for LGBTI people
The Sydney comedian has made an unlikely alliance with a Catholic Bishop.
Female co-parents who conceive a child through donor sperm at home or in a clinic will now both be recognised on the child’s birth certificate, without the need to have lived together for a minimum of three years. This is the first in a number of South Australian LGBTI law reforms to be addressed in the upcoming year.
The Premier also said Marco would receive a new death certificate which will list his late husband as married once the appropriate legislation was passed in South Australia.
Advocates have called the lack of recognition for a gay married couple as degrading.
Ahead of his maiden speech in the Senate yesterday, Elias Jahshan had a chat with newly-sworn in and openly gay South Australian Greens Senator Robert Simms about some of the LGBTI issues he’d like to address at a federal level.