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Thursday, 5 December 1985
Page: 2994

Senator WALTERS(11.30) —I have two matters to raise. I will deal firstly with the matter I brought up previously, which the Minister refused to answer. Seeing he refused to answer it, I now ask him whether I am accurate when I say that the taxpayer pays for Government Ministers to entertain official guests, as he described them, but does not pay for shadow Ministers to entertain those same guests.