Extended video: MPs debate same-sex marriage

Same-sex marriage has become a near-certainty after legislation to allow it passed its first reading by a two-to-one margin. The size of the majority means the Marriage (Definition of Marriage) Amendment Bill is now expected to pass comfortably into law. Huge cheers from a full parliamentary chamber greeted the historic vote, in which 80 MPs favoured a law change and 40 opposed it.

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