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Wednesday, 17 August 1921

The CHAIRMAN (Senator Bakhap (TASMANIA) - While the honorable senator's remarks might be pertinent upon the second reading of a Customs Tariff Bill, they are not particularly applicable to a discussion upon this sub-item.

Senator LYNCH - I am merely pointing out the effect that this duty will have upon the various opposing interests and, in turn, upon the distribution of. population, a matter which is o'f vital concern to this country. On every side we hear the fact deplored that the people are leaving country districts for the cities. My purpose is to point out what is happening in the United States of 11010 Customs Tariff [SENATE.] Bill.

America and Canada as compared with Australia.

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