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     7   Domestic violence

Ms Ryan, pursuant to notice, moved—That this House acknowledges the work of:

(1)        community legal centres in tackling domestic violence;

(2)        the United Nations and its 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence campaign to end domestic violence;

(3)        journalist Ms Sarah Ferguson for her ongoing efforts to educate the public on the key driver behind domestic violence—control;

(4)        the Leader of the Opposition for appointing a Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Child Safety and Prevention of Family Violence; and

(5)        the Victorian Minister for Women and Minister for the Prevention of Family Violence, for her work on Victoria’s Royal Commission into Family Violence.

Debate ensued.

Debate adjourned, and the resumption of the debate made an order of the day for the next sitting.