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Tasmania - Legislation

Marriage Act 1896 (1896 - 1943)

Amending Act
Alternative Names
  • The Marriage Amendment Act, 1896

The Marriage Act 1896 also known as "An Act to amend 'The Marriage Act 1895'"(Act no.60 Vict. No.13) by providing more detail about and altering who could conduct and witness a marriage. This legislation was repealed by the Marriage Act 1942 (Act no. 6 Geo. VI No.53) on 1 January 1943.
Registrar of Marriages

Sources used to compile this entry: Law Research Service, Melbourne Law School, Law Library, The University of Melbourne. 'Find and Connect Project - Tasmanian Legislation', 20 January 2014, held in the project files at the University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre.

Prepared by: Elizabeth Daniels