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Thursday, 26 March 1987
Page: 1422


Senator WALTERS(6.19) —Senator Sanders suggests that no jobs will be lost because there are areas outside. He keeps on talking about these areas outside. He does not understand the Bill at all. I am talking about the Bill. The Bill says that where no alternative measures outside are available the least detriment to the Tasmanian forestry industry will occur. The Minister did not answer my question: Does it mean that, inevitably, if no outside sources of the correct make of timber are found, jobs will be lost? Has the Government given up all hope of no jobs being lost, if that situation arises?