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DEATH OF THE HONOURABLE SIR ROBERT ASKIN, G.C.M.G

The President informed the Senate of the death, on 9 September 1981, of the Honourable Sir Robert Askin, G.C.M.G., Premier of the State of New South Wales from 1965 to 1975.

The Leader of the Government in the Senate (Senator Carrick), by leave, made a statement relating thereto.

All Senators present stood, in silence, as a mark of respect to the memory of the former Premier.