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Cathy O’Toole (ALP-Herbert) – Maiden Speech

This is the maiden speech to the House of Representatives by Cathy O’Toole, ALP member for Herbert.

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Hansard transcript of maiden speech by Cathy O’Toole, ALP member for Herbert.

The DEPUTY SPEAKER (Mr Goodenough): Before I call the honourable member for Herbert, I remind the House that this is the honourable member’s first speech, and I ask the House to extend to her the usual courtesies. [Read more…]