Senate debates

Tuesday, 21 August 2012


Criminal Code Amendment (Cluster Munitions Prohibition) Bill 2010; In Committee

12:47 pm

Photo of David FeeneyDavid Feeney (Victoria, Australian Labor Party, Parliamentary Secretary for Defence) Share this | Hansard source

Austria has taken that position. Obviously, it is utterly entitled to take that position. I can only repeat the Australian government's view, which is that we have introduced legislation into this parliament that keeps faith with the convention and the requirements of the convention, and we have not seen the need to go above and beyond the convention in that particular regard.


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