Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1998 Week 1 Hansard (29 April) . . Page.. 158 ..
Ms Carnell: It is in the tabled documents. That very short document with some figures on it was tabled yesterday.
MR SPEAKER: That is correct, yes.
Ms Carnell: That was tabled yesterday.
MR SPEAKER: Yes, that was tabled yesterday. That is correct.
Ms Carnell: That is as I thought, Mr Speaker. As I understand it, there is no requirement on - - -
Mr Quinlan: No; the journo had more than that.
Ms Carnell: Mr Speaker, the Government can release to the media any documents it likes.
MR SPEAKER: Indeed. My job is to make sure that what was to be tabled here was, in fact, tabled. It is then a public document. After that it is entirely up to the Government. If it wishes to release other papers it may do so.
Ms Carnell: I am quite happy for that document that the media has to go to you. That is not a problem.
Mr Quinlan: Fine.
Ms Carnell: You only have to ask.
Mr Corbell: We have to know about it first, Chief Minister.
Ms Carnell: It is actually the one I gave you in that meeting.
Mr Quinlan: I will have the Racing Club submission, please, as well.
MR HUMPHRIES (Attorney-General, Minister for Justice and Community Safety and Minister Assisting the Treasurer): Mr Speaker, for the information of members, I present the following papers:
Financial Management Act, pursuant to section 25A - quarterly departmental performance reports for the December quarter 1997-98 for the:
Minister for Arts and Heritage.
Attorney-General, including Director of Public Prosecutions and Emergency Services Bureau.