Page 3191 - Week 11 - Wednesday, 21 September 1994
Wednesday, 21 September 1994
MADAM SPEAKER (Ms McRae) took the chair at 10.30 am and read the prayer.
The Clerk: The following petition has been lodged for presentation:
By Mrs Carnell, from 2,030 residents, requesting that the Assembly allow the establishment of a paediatric ward at Calvary Hospital.
The terms of this petition will be recorded in Hansard and a copy referred to the appropriate Minister.
Calvary Hospital - Paediatric Ward
The petition read as follows:
To the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly for the Australian Capital Territory.
The petition of certain residents of the Australian Capital Territory draws to the attention of the Assembly:
that the 20,000 children of Belconnen and North Canberra are not properly provided with hospital services.
Your petitioners therefore request the Assembly to:
allow the establishment of a Paediatric Ward at Calvary Hospital.