This article contributes to debate in Australia about sexuality-based restrictions on access to Assisted Reproduction Services, particularly sperm donation by gay and bi-sexual men. Recognising same-sex parents: bringing legitimacy to the law.
Did the amendments downgrade non-parents?
The case was dismissed at trial and on appeal. Engagingly written with numerous vignettes and examples, each chapter features objectives, an introduction, boldfaced key terms, summary, list of key terms, discussion questions, exercises, and additional text and web resources.
A theme that runs through the paper is the relationship between children's rights and children's interests. The Morning Rundown Let our news meet your inbox. Lesbian mothers, gay male sperm donors, and community : ensuring the well-being of children and families. During testimony on Capitol Hill last week, Maloney expressed concern that policies that allow publicly funded agencies to apply discriminatory criteria could lead to the exclusion of LGBTQ families from foster care and adoption.
It also examine some of the parenting provisions in the Family Law Act itself and cases which discuss those sections.
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This chapter reviews how Australian law has responded to the social reality of gay and lesbian couples having children and raising families. In contrast, a detailed analysis of the profiles of men who register to donate sperm through the Australian Sperm Donor Registry reveals that most donors are open to identity disclosure.
The amendments commenced on 21 November to much less publicity. This text book explores social work practice in different legal contexts in Australia. Same sex parented families have become an increasingly prevalent feature of Australian society. Over 21 percent of gay couples are raising adopted children, compared with 3 percent of straight couples, and nearly 3 percent of gay couples have foster children, compared with 0.