Wednesday, 19 September 2007
Matters of Public Importance
I have received a letter from the honourable member for Perth proposing that a definite matter of public importance be submitted to the House for discussion, namely:
The failure of the Government to adequately invest in the skills, education and training of our people and the need for greater investment in education at every level.
I call upon those members who approve of the proposed discussion to rise in their places.
More than the number of members required by the standing orders having risen in their places—