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THE federal government has used its powers to disallow the ACT's (Australian Capital Territory) same-sex unions laws, Attorney-General Philip Ruddock said today.
Mr Ruddock said he and Territories Minister Jim Lloyd met Governor-General Michael Jeffery this morning in Executive Council to invalidate the ACT's Civil Unions Act. The Act would be invalid from midnight tonight.
"The ACT civil relationships ordinance has been...continue via The Courier Mail.