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Child Welfare Act Amendment Bill Second Reading [Hansard p2511-2512]
Hansard Archive 1870 to 1995
Parliament of Western Australia, 17 November 1965

See pages 2511-2512 of the excerpt. 'Child Welfare Act Amendment Bill Second Reading' is an excerpt from the digital copies of the Parliamentary Debates (Hansard) of the Legislative Assembly of the Western Australian Parliament. The second reading gives insight into the purpose of the Bill, how it was developed and what the government hoped to achieve from the legislation. The 'second reading' includes other speeches which give more information about how the members of parliament felt about the legislation. In this second reading, Chief Secretary Craig MLA outlined some of the services for and approach to 'deprived and delinquent children'.

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