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Thursday, 1 September 1921

Senator DELARGIE (for Senator

Lynch) asked the Leader of the Government in the Senate -

1.   Will the Minister in charge of Ship Construction . state what was the cost per deadweight ton of the steamers of the " D " and "E " Class built at the Williamstown, Walsh Island, and Cockatoo Yards, and since handed over to the Commonwealth Government Line?

2.   Will the Minister state whether the cost of the steamers referred to in the foregoing question has 'been written down to enable the Commonwealth Government Line to operate them?

3.   If so, what is the amount written down, and is it proposed to charge such sums to Consolidated Revenue?

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