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Tuesday, 13 September 1983
Page: 724

Question No. 269


Mr Lloyd asked the Minister for Communications, upon notice, on 26 May 1983:

Is it proposed to provide specific legislation for the Special Broadcasting Service similar to that recently provided for the ABC, in accordance with comments made by Senator Button prior to the 1983 general election; if so, when.


Mr Duffy —The answer to the honourable member's question is as follows:

The matter of specific legislation for the Special Broadcasting Service will receive consideration when appropriate.