Day: 30 June 2016

Thursday 30th June 2016 – Legislative Council

June 30, 2016

By Rochelle Kirkham 9.38am The debate is underway on the Equal Access to Breast Milk Donations Bill in the Legislative Council! 9.40am Currently in Victoria, the only established breast milk bank is within the Mercy hospital. The sponsors argue breast milk donations should be readily available to help premature babies receive nutrients. 9.41am  The Opposition questions, “is […]

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Thursday 30th June 2016 – Legislative Assembly

June 30, 2016

By Rebekah Andrews 9:35am- In the Legislative Assembly this morning, the Mandatory Indigenous Seat on All Victorian Councils Bill is being read and debated. 9:37am- The government argues against the bill, that instead there should be adopted a program similar to that of support for women in local councils. 9:47am- “They  must be able to stand on their own merits” […]

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