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Wednesday, 28 October 1914

Senator MULLAN (Queensland) . - Does the Vice-President of the Executive Council regard interruption at a political meeting as coming within the scope of this clause?

Senator Gardiner - That offence is already dealt with in the Electoral Act.

Senator MULLAN - But will this clause render a person who interrupts at a political meeting liable to imprisonment for three years?

Senator Findley - No.

Senator MULLAN - I am asking the Vice-President of the Executive Council. If it will have that effect, it is a very serious matter.

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