A growing number of crossbenchers have thrown their support behind an increase to paid parental leave.
Independent MP Kylea Tink argues the government should act, at the latest by 2024.
"The fact we didn't see 26 weeks shared paid parental leave come out as one of the key reforms [from the summit] is disappointing," she said.
"That is something we know we can do to shift the gender dial in Australia and for that reason I think it is something as a parliament we should be trying to prioritise.
"We know from international experience that the fastest way to address any gender pay gap is to introduce shared paid parental leave."
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