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DISCUSSION OF MATTER OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE—ECONOMICS—BUDGET

The Deputy President (Senator Parry) informed the Senate that Senator Fifield had proposed that the following matter of public importance be submitted to the Senate for discussion:

 The Gillard Government's continuing inability to balance the budget and wavering commitment to achieving a budget surplus in 2012-13.

The proposal was supported by four senators and the matter was discussed.