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    55   BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

The order of the day having been read for the resumption of the debate on the motion of Ms Hall—That this House:

(1)    notes that:

(a)    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and that Monday 22 October 2012 is Pink Ribbon Day;

(b)   breast cancer is the most common cancer in Australian women (excluding melanoma) and the second leading cause of cancer-related death in Australia; and

(c)    the incidence of breast cancer in Australia is increasing; and

(2)    encourages all women to have a mammogram every two years—

Question—That the motion be agreed to—put and passed.