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NFPs Urge MPs to Pass Charity Bill (Pro Bono)

June 17th, 2013

Community and philanthropic organisations have joined forces to urge all members of Parliament to pass the Charities Bill 2013, which is set to re-enter the House of Representatives for debate this week. Eleven peak community and philanthropic groups, including Community Council for Australia, Philanthropy Australia and Changemakers Australia have called for an all-party approach to deliver "essential reforms" they claim are vital for the charitable sector.

http://www.probonoaustralia.com.au/news/2013/06/nfps-urge-mps-pass-charity-bill

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