Note: Where available, the PDF/Word icon below is provided to view the complete and fully formatted document
Thursday, 19 July 1906

Mr KELLY (WENTWORTH, NEW SOUTH WALES) asked the Minister representing; the Minister of Defence, upon notice -

1.   Are there any regulations dealing with the relations which officers may have with the press ?

2.   Will he lay a copy of such regulations, if any, on the table of the House?

3.   Are officers free to give interviews to the press if they so desire?

4.   Was Captain Creswell given permission to give information of the results of his recent mission to England to the Melbourne Age before furnishing the same to this House?

5.   If not, will the Minister take steps to prevent the recurrence of such episodes?

Suggest corrections