Senate debates

Tuesday, 1 December 2020

Questions without Notice

Pensions and Benefits

2:01 pm

Photo of Anne RustonAnne Ruston (SA, Liberal Party, Minister for Families and Social Services) Share this | Hansard source

And I will stand by the assurance that I gave to the chamber, and I have taken on notice the exact date and I will provide that back to the chamber at my soonest convenience.

Senator Wong interjecting—

Senator Wong, as soon as I have the opportunity to find the exact date. I was not asked yesterday for the exact date, I would also like to put on the record, despite those interjecting opposite.

In relation to legal advice, as is the normal practice, Senator Gallacher—the practice that you undertook when you were in government—we do not provide advice. It is a longstanding practice of successive governments in this chamber and in the other chamber.


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