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Thursday, 16 May 1985
Page: 2031

The Clerk-Petitions have been lodged for presentation as follows:

Human Embryo Experimentation Legislation

To the Honourable the President and members of the Senate in the Parliament assembled. The petition of the undersigned shows:

That human embryos deserve legal protection to enable the development of their full human potential.

Your petitioners request that the Senate, in Parliament assembled, should: Pass Senator Harradine's Bill to prohibit experiments involving the use of human embryos created by in vitro fertilization.

And your petitioners as in duty bound will ever pray.

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