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Friday, 21 October 1949

Mr DEPUTY SPEAKER (Mr Clark (DARLING, NEW SOUTH WALES) - I have received from the honorable member for Balaclava (Mr. White) an intimation that he desires to move the adjournment of the House for the purpose of discussing a definite matter of urgent public importance, namely -

The action of the Minister for Labour and National Service and the Minister for Works and Housing in exceeding their authority by bringing pressure upon a Government employee to obey the behest of Communists; and for their subsequent victimization of a Commonwealth official for refusing to carry out such orders.

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