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     5   Domestic and family violence

The order of the day having been read for the resumption of the debate on the motion of Mr Turnbull (Prime Minister)—That the Parliament:

(1)        acknowledge that violence against women is a national issue that requires a whole of community response;

(2)        acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women are 34 times more likely to experience violence;

(3)        call on all men to take action, call out violence, and link arms and say ‘No More’ to domestic violence; and

(4)        stand united in its commitment to eliminate violence against women.

Debate resumed.

Debate adjourned (Mr Morton), and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for a later hour this day.

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Suspension of meeting

At 12.44 pm, the Deputy Speaker left the Chair.

Resumption of meeting

At 4.01 pm, the Deputy Speaker resumed the Chair.