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If you do not know what is in your budget perhaps we should be—

Mr Stanhope: How is that hitting the bottom line? That is not hitting the bottom line.

MR SMYTH: Are you saying that the budget document is a lie? This is the whole point. I would have thought that you guys would have learnt from the second approp earlier this year that these people cannot be trusted on these issues.

Mr Stanhope: Rubbish!

MR SMYTH: Are you saying the Treasury’s document is wrong?

Mr Stanhope: I am saying it is not hitting our bottom line; I am saying it is not a budget item. And it is not.


MR SMYTH: I am just reading you the highlights. I read your document. So the document lied? The budget is wrong?

Mr Stanhope: That is not what it says. Read the page.

MR SMYTH: What you just said is that the budget is wrong.

MADAM DEPUTY SPEAKER: Order, members! The time has expired; there is only 15 minutes for this debate.

Question put:

That this bill be declared an urgent bill.

The Assembly voted—

Ayes 11

Noes 6

Mr Barr

Ms Hunter

Mr Coe

Ms Bresnan

Ms Le Couteur

Mr Doszpot

Ms Burch

Ms Porter

Mrs Dunne

Mr Corbell

Mr Rattenbury

Mr Hanson

Ms Gallagher

Mr Stanhope

Mr Seselja

Mr Hargreaves

Mr Smyth

Question so resolved in the affirmative.

Allotment of time

MR CORBELL (Molonglo—Attorney-General, Minister for the Environment, Climate Change and Water, Minister for Energy and Minister for Police and Emergency Services) (8.01): I move:

That the following times be allotted for consideration of the remaining parts of the Appropriation Bill 2009-2010:

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