Medical evacuation bill still alive with Phelps open to amendments – politics live

Key crossbencher Kerryn Phelps indicates she would consider Labor’s changes to the medevac legislation. All the day’s events, live

9.36pm GMT

Oh good.

The bipartisanship of the traditional prayer service lasted for exactly as long as it took MPs to walk out of the church.

9.31pm GMT

Kerryn Phelps on why she believes Labor blinked, but more importantly, why she believes everyone needs to get moving.

I think you would have to speak to Labor about that, because, you know, what their motives are, you’d have to ask them.

But certainly I believe that there is a great willingness by many people in Parliament to get a resolution to this today, or in the next few days, because, as I said, lives do depend on this.

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Source: The Guardian
Medical evacuation bill still alive with Phelps open to amendments – politics live