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Thursday, 27 June 1996
Page: 2316

To the Honourable the President and Members of the Senate in the Parliament assembled. The petition of the undesigned strongly opposes attempts by the Government to reintroduce sales tax of 22% on the following recycled paper products from 1 November 1995 to include:

writing, drawing or printing paper (including pads of writing, drawing or printing paper), paper of a kind ordinarily used in accounting ledgers or accounting journals and envelopes.

Your petitioners ask that the Senate take action to reject this proposed change.