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Extract of Hansard - Federation Chamber - 15 May 2013

Forced adoptions apology
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On 21 March 2013, the then Prime Minister Julia Gillard apologised on behalf of the Australian Government to people affected by forced adoption or removal policies and practices.

In the House of Representatives the motion was referred to the Federation Chamber to allow for further speakers to speak on the motion. The motion was considered in the Federation Chamber on 15 and 16 May 2013.

Extract of Hansard - Federation Chamber - 15 May 2013