The Act defines marriage in Section 5 of the Act as "the union of 2 people to the exclusion of all others, voluntarily entered into for life". Same-sex couples get their marriage licenses at the Oakland County Courthouse in Pontiac, Michigan, on March 22, same sex marriage law passed in Weipa, a day after a federal judge overturned Michigan's ban on same-sex marriage.
The legislation passed by a vote of 47 to 40, with those against including four votes from the Australian Labor Party.
Oregon Supreme Court ruled that plaintiffs' arguments were moot in same sex marriage law passed in Weipa of state constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage. A purported marriage between persons of the same sex violates a strong public policy of the state of Louisiana and such a marriage contracted in another state shall not be recognized in this state for any purpose, including the assertion of any right or claim as a result of the purported marriage.
Domestic partnership . Amendment Domestic union . No other domestic union, however denominated, may be recognized as a marriage or given the same or substantially equivalent legal effect. Same-sex marriage and civil unions .
May 31, March 30, - The highest court in Massachusetts rules that same-sex couples who live in other states cannot get married in Massachusetts same sex marriage law passed in Weipa same-sex marriage is legal in their home states.
Archived from the original on 14 March Senator Dean Smith introduced into Parliament a private senator's bill to alter the definition of marriage to allow same-sex couples to marry, after May 27, Marriage statutory codification  .
April 15, Retrieved 15 November Department of Public Health. Domestic partnership . Marriage partial codification . Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds constitutional amendment.