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Thursday, 20 June 1996
Page: 1928


Senator SHORT (Assistant Treasurer)(1.27 p.m.) —It is entirely clear from the Prime Minister's statement. His second reading speech in the House of Representatives said—I repeat yet again, for the third or fourth time—that any surplus will be returned to taxpayers through the Medicare levy system. I do not think the Prime Minister could be any clearer than that.