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Monday, 11 November 1991
Page: 2862

Senator ALSTON (9.01 p.m.) —I indicate that the Opposition concurs with the Government's view. In fact, I agree with all that Senator Collins said, particularly as to the role played by the Manager of Government Business (Senator McMullan). Therefore, I move:

  Clause 45, page 16, after subclause (4), insert the following subclause:

  "(4A) Guidelines developed by the Board under subsection (4) are disallowable instruments for the purposes of section 46A of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901.".

This amendment requires that the guidelines developed by the Board in relation to advertising and sponsorship be a disallowable instrument. I think that the reasons are self-explanatory.