Pages tagged "Civil Union Amendment Bill"

Do not use legislation to override religious belief or conscience

Deputy Speaker, the ACDP is aware that a significant number of South Africans are concerned that the Civil Union Amendment Bill is part of a broader agenda that intends placing churches and religious institutions under pressure, to conduct civil unions in their places of worship.

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ACDP not in agreement with motion of desirability on Civil Union Bill

The ACDP would like to place on record that we disagree with the motion of desirability on the Civil Union Bill which was adopted in the Home Affairs Committee today.

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ACDP opposes Bill seeking to compel marriage officers to solemnise same-sex marriages

The African Christian Democratic Party says that it does not support the Civil Union Amendment Bill, proposed to Parliament yesterday by COPE MP Deidre Carter.

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