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Legislation relating to violence and the Family Law Act

Legislation related to violence and the Family Law Act.

Family Law Act 1975 (Cth)

This Act relates to marriage, divorce and matrimonial causes. It includes law about parental responsibility for children and financial matters arising out of the breakdown of de facto relationships.

See Family Law Act 1975 (Cth)(opens in a new window).

Family Law Regulations 1984 (Cth)

These Regulations explain the procedures under the Family Law Act 1975. This includes matters related to the breakdown of relationships, including care and maintenance of children, property division and divorce.

See Family Law Regulations 1984 (Cth)(opens in a new window).

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