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Tuesday, 2 June 1942


Senator FRASER (WESTERN AUSTRALIA) - The Minister for Commercehas supplied the following answer : -

The Apple and Pear Marketing Board has brought under my notice the need for early action to ensure supplies of cases for the 1943 apple and pear crop and the matter is at present under consideration.


Senator LAMP asked the Minister representing the Minister for Commerce, upon notice -

Will the Minister make appointments to the boards and committees under the apple and pear acquisition scheme early in October each year, so as to provide adequate time for planning the disposal of the crop?

SenatorFRASER. - The Minister for Commercehas supplied the following answer : -

The members of the Apple and Pear Marketing Board and State committees hold office during the pleasure of the Minister and it is not necessary under the regulations to make new appointments each year.







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