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Friday, 15 May 1936

Senator Sir GEORGE PEARCE (Western Australia) (Minister for External Affairs) [3.29]. - The admission free of duty of these articles is in accordance with a well-established international reciprocal custom. Other countries accord to the trade representatives of the Commonwealth abroad, treatment similar to that which the Government proposes in this instance.

Senator Collings - Regardless of how many of those representatives may be in Australia ?

Senator Sir GEORGE PEARCE - At the present time there is only one ConsulGeneral concerned.

Item agreed to.

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