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Questions without Notice being proceeded with

Distinguished Visitors: The President drew attention to the presence in the gallery of a delegation from the Bundestag of the Federal Republic of Germany, led by Mr Richard Stuecklen and, on behalf of honourable Senators, extended a warm welcome to the members of the delegation.

Further Questions without Notice were answered.

Papers: The Minister for Resources and Energy (Senator Gareth Evans) tabled the following Papers from which he had quoted: Nuclear Device-Alleged Explosion- Background paper relating to South Africa/Israel nuclear collaboration, dated 22 May 1985.

Extract from the newspaper, The Herald, dated 21 May 1985, relating to an alleged explosion of a nuclear device near South Africa in 1979.

Further Questions without Notice were answered.