marriageACL's Managing Director Lyle Shelton spoke to ABC News radio about the ACT's introduction of a same-sex marriage bill into Parliament this week. He contends that the issue of marriage is a federal one and should be decided by the Commonwealth Parliament, and that it has, on a number of occasions, shown it does not have an appetite for redefining marriage.



The territory's minor Labor government will present its Marriage Equality Bill to the Legislative Assembly on Thursday.



To listen to Lyle's interview and for a copy of the transcript, follow this link.



Read this news article for more information on the ACT legislation.