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Wednesday, 25 March 1987
Page: 1263

To the Honourable the President and members of the Senate in Parliament. The petition of the undersigned shows:

That the ALP parliamentary Party has announced that uranium sales to France will be allowed, even though this is against the policy of the ALP recently endorsed at the ALP 1986 National conference which states that uranium shall not be sold to France whilst France continues nuclear testing in the Pacific.

Your petitioners request that the Senate, in Parliament assembled, should:

Support legislation to be introduced by the Australian democrats which would ban uranium sales to France in accordance with ALP policy

And your petitioners as in duty bound will ever pray