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Wednesday, 27 February 1952


Mr LAWRENCE (WIMMERA, VICTORIA) - In view of the fact that bush fires do not stop at State boundaries, and that fire losses are nation-wide in their effect, does the Minister for Defence believe that there is any good reason that prevents the Commonwealth from sharing with the States responsibility for the raising of the money and the establishment of the organization necessary to prevent or fight bush fires?







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