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Tuesday, 01 March 2016 21:41

MP Terri Butler To Submit An Equal Marriage Bill In Australian Parliament This Week

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In Australia, the Labor party will try to pass a bill on marriage equality in parliament this week.

Indeed, today we learned that MP Terri Butler will introduce a bill to try to pass the equal marriage in Australia and starting this week.

Let's be honest, I'm not sure it will work because the government decided to hold a plebiscite after the elections. Some have also criticized Terri Butler, saying that this attempt could just be a way to get some votes in the elections.

Certainly, it is worth a try, but the agenda for several months seems well defined: First, the elections and then the plebiscite, even if it is useless since we already know that most of the majority of Australians are in favor of a legalization of marriage for same-sex couples. Finally, we can then expect a vote.

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