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 11 DISCUSSION OF MATTER OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE—FAMILY PAYMENTS

The House was informed that Mr Swan had proposed that a definite matter of public importance be submitted to the House for discussion, namely, "The Howard Government's failure in its 2004-05 Budget to reform the payments it makes to families".

The proposed discussion having received the necessary support—

Mr Swan addressed the House.

Discussion ensued.

Discussion concluded.