- Mar 26, 2010
More at : https://www.timeslive.co.za/politic...fficers-from-objecting-to-same-sex-marriages/The National Council of Provinces on Wednesday passed the Civil Union Amendment Bill which bars marriage officers from objecting to marrying same-sex couples.
During a sitting of the NCOP most parties who participated voted in favour, with 33 votes.
This means the bill is one step closer to becoming law after it was also approved by the National Assembly in 2018. The only step remaining now is for President Cyril Ramaphosa to assent to it.