International Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day – Motion

International Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day Ms FITZHERBERT (Southern Metropolitan) (10:50) — I am very pleased to stand and move: That this house calls on the government to join other Australian states in recognising 15 October each year as International Pregnancy and...
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Adjournment – Nursery equipment program

Ms FITZHERBERT (Southern Metropolitan) (17:38) — My adjournment matter is to the Minister for Health in the other place, and it is in relation to the nursery equipment program. This is a Victorian state government initiative of some years standing that provides safe and necessary...
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Member Statement – Colonoscopy waiting lists

Ms FITZHERBERT (Southern Metropolitan) (10:14) — On 2 July the former and I hope future member for Carrum, Donna Bauer, and I were very proud to announce that, if elected, a Guy government will report waiting lists for colonoscopies and also commit $2 million for public awareness...
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Member Statement – Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

Ms FITZHERBERT (Southern Metropolitan) (10:14) — June is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month and today is Red Apple Day, which has a particular focus on fundraising. Yesterday I was asked why the apple symbol is used by Bowel Cancer Australia, and it is a good question. The apple...
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Speech – summary on Bowel Cancer & Colonoscopies debate

Ms FITZHERBERT (Southern Metropolitan) (16:51) — I have a few comments based on the debate that we have had this afternoon on this issue. I want to start out by saying how pleased I am that we have been able to air this issue in Parliament this week. We have spoken about an issue...
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