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This website is affiliated with Origins, the only incorporated organization in Australia supporting Australians Separated by Forced Adoption (ASFA).  


The following are links detailing the latest news in the fight of Origins committee and members to gain justice for ASFA:


27th October 2010 - Notice of a Motion to be put to the Senate on 15th November 2010 for a Community Affairs References Committee for inquiry and report by 30 April 2011 'the role, if any, of the Commonwealth Government, its policies and practices in contributing to forced adoptions' (p. 63 of linked document)


27th October 2010 - Senate says "No" to motion that Federal Government apologize to unwed mothers


27th October - ACT motion to apologize to unwed mothers and inquiry into past adoption practices


27th October 2010 - Greens motion calling for an apology to unwed mothers and a national inquiry passed in the legislative assembly


20th October - Greens to call for an apology by the Victorian State Government to unwed mothers


19th October 2010 - Choice excerpts from political speeches in favour of a national inquiry


19th October 2010 - Western Australian State Apology


3rd August 2010 - Open Letter to the Australian Government


Apology Alliance


How the NSW Parliamentary inquiry into past adoption practices (1950-1998)  got going