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Questions Day 2 - Wednesday 27 November 1996



Questions Day 2 - Wednesday 27 November 1996

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Parliamentary Record 29


Questions for 7th Assembly 1994 - 1997; ParliamentNT; Parliamentary Record; 7th Assembly 1994 - 1997




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Mr Stirling: A doctored document! Mr SPEAKER: Order! Mr Stirling: You little .... Mr SPEAKER: Order! Mr Stirling: You would not be able ... Mr SPEAKER: Order! I name the member for Nhulunbuy! Mr Stirling: You would! You can name us all, Mr Speaker, but you will n o t... Mr SPEAKER: Order! Mr COULTER (Leader of Government Business): Mr Speaker, I move that the member for Nhulunbuy be suspended from the service of the Assembly. Motion agreed to. Mr STONE: How disappointing to see that sort of behaviour, Mr Speaker, particularly in front of young Territorians. I table the letter. The name of the person has been deleted to protect the innocent... Mr Bailey: Probably the one that slipped to your ... Mr SPEAKER: Order! I remind the member for Wanguri that he is also on a warning. Mr STONE: I also produce another document, Mr Speaker. It is a memorandum from the AEC direct - and I mean direct - to Liberal Database Control, the people who operate Feedback Services. It gives the technical specifications of what was provided: Data description: Standard form at certified list data tape (used fo r printing o f certified lists) containing fu ll elector details including gender, occupation and date o f birth fo r Northern Territory electoral districts as at 18 May 1994. I table that document. It is direct from the AEC to Feedback Services. I am sure that the significance of that memorandum will not be lost on anyone in this Chamber or anyone listening to this broadcast. Members interjecting. QUESTIONS - Wednesday 27 November 1996__________________________________________ Mr SPEAKER: Order! 1837