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Wednesday, 3 June 1942

Senator FOLL (QUEENSLAND) - The Leader of the Senate (Senator Collings) adopted an apologetic attitude towards the measures when he spoke earlier in this sitting. He appealed to the senior legislative body in Australia to support the bill because it was to operate only for the duration of the war and one financial year thereafter. He stated that it would he the means of raising additional money for the prosecution of the war and that the legislation would cease to operate twelve month? after the termination of hostilities.

Senator Collings - That is a fact.

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