Mr Shaoquett Moselmane MLC moved a motion that was passed by the NSW Parliament on Wed 17 February 2021 acknowledging the National Apology amongst other items related to First Nations people.

The motion included that the House

  • Acknowledges that Friday 12 February was the 13th Anniversary of the National Apology to Stolen Generations made by former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd;
  • Acknowledges the generational trauma caused by the removal of Aboriginal children from their families; and
  • Reaffirms the commitment of the NSW Parliament to Closing the Gap targets and improving outcomes for First Nations people in New South Wales.