Historic motion on women’s right to choose passes NSW Legislative Assembly

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Today the Greens Member for Newtown, Jenny Leong’s motion supporting a woman’s right to choose safe, legal abortions passed unanimously through the NSW lower house.

The motion that passed was as follows:

That this House supports the right for women to make the choice that is right for them, which includes respecting the right to access safe, legal abortion.

Jenny Leong MP said:

“Finally the overwhelming public support to allow women to make their own choice when it comes to abortion has been confirmed by the NSW parliament.