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Thursday, 12 August 2004
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Senator HILL (Minister for Defence) (10:28 PM) —I think the answer is that it moves us closer to the largest economy in the world and, to the degree that the intellectual property laws become closer, it facilitates doing business in either direction. What do I think will be the trend in relation to other states? I suspect the trend will be in the same direction in due course, but that might take a while.