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GUARDIAN FOR UNACCOMPANIED CHILDREN BILL 2013

Senator Hanson-Young, pursuant to notice of motion not objected to as a formal motion, moved general business notice of motion no. 1319—That the following bill be introduced:

 A Bill for an Act to establish an independent Office of Guardian for Unaccompanied Non-citizen Children, and for related purposes.

Question put and passed.

Senator Hanson-Young presented the bill and moved—That this bill may proceed without formalities and be now read a first time.

Question put and passed.

Bill read a first time.

Senator Hanson-Young moved—That this bill be now read a second time.

Explanatory memorandum: Senator Hanson-Young, by leave, tabled an explanatory memorandum relating to the bill.

Debate adjourned till the next day of sitting, Senator Hanson-Young in continuation.