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     5   Penalty rates

The order of the day having been read for the resumption of the debate on the motion of Mr Champion—That this House acknowledges that penalty rates are relied upon by Australian workers and their families to cover everyday costs of living, no matter if they are full time, part time or casual, including workers such as:

(1)        nurses;

(2)        police, firefighters and ambulance officers;

(3)        retail and hospitality workers;

(4)        manufacturing industry employees;

(5)        services sector employees; and

(6)        tourism and transport industry employees—

Debate resumed.

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