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Extract of Hansard - Senate - 21 March 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.

Following the event in the Great Hall, motions of apology were moved in the House of Representatives and in the Senate.

Extract of Hansard - Senate - 21 March 2013