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Thursday, 6 May 1993
Page: 306

  Debate resumed from 5 May, on motion by Senator Faulkner:

  (1)That any Senator appointed a parliamentary secretary under the Parliamentary Secretaries Act 1980 may exercise the powers and perform the functions conferred upon Ministers by the procedures of the Senate, but may not be asked or answer questions which may be put to Ministers under standing order 72(1).

(2)That this order operate as a sessional order.

to which Senator Calvert had moved by way of amendment:

  At end of paragraph (1), add "or represent a Minister before a Senate estimates committee".