Queensland's age of consent remained at 16 for oral and vaginal sex. I do not know how our society will develop. However, there remains one significant area of difference between the treatment of same-sex and heterosexual relationships, and that is in relation to the institution of marriage.
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However, after the party attained government inAttorney-General Jarrod Bleijie announced in Parliament that the LNP would amend Queensland's surrogacy legislation to exclude same-sex couples, singles and heterosexual de facto couples of less than two years' standing.
Archived from the original PDF on 27 September A person who had a same-sex de facto partner was treated as a single person.
Prior to 1 August , Australia did not comprehensively outlaw discrimination based on sexual orientation at the federal level. Independent 1. In a spokesperson for Attorney-General Yvette D'Ath noted the Palasczuk Government was working through other areas of LGBTI law reform first, such as age of consent equalisation, adoption reform, gay panic defence repeal and historical conviction expungement, but would consider further reforms once those issues had been resolved.
They were temporarily downgraded to "registered partnerships" under the short-lived government of Campbell Newman and his Liberal National Party , before being reinstated by the returned Labor administration of Annastacia Palaszczuk in When the government of Wayne Goss decriminalised male homosexual activity in Queensland, it imposed a higher age of consent for anal intercourse as a "pragmatic political response" to the objections of religious lobby groups, who largely equated homosexuality with anal sex.