Same-Sex Relationships (Equal Treatment in Commonwealth Laws - General Law Reform) Act 2008 (144 of 2008)

Schedule 2   Attorney-General

Part 2   Amendment of other Acts

Customs Act 1901

45   After section 4


4AAA Members of family

For the purposes of this Act, the members of a person's family are taken to include the following (without limitation):

(a) a de facto partner of the person (within the meaning of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901);

(b) someone who is the child of the person, or of whom the person is the child, because of the definition of child in section 4;

(c) anyone else who would be a member of the person's family if someone mentioned in paragraph (a) or (b) is taken to be a member of the person's family.