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been reported in the Canberra Times. The duty payable would be approximately $3.4 million on a $50 million asset.
MR HANSON (Molonglo): Mr Speaker, in question time the Chief Minister said he was unable to answer Mr Doszpot’s question without reference to the quotes that had been attributed to him. He asked Mr Doszpot to table those quotes. I believe Mr Doszpot has done so and the Chief Minister has had a chance to review them. I am sure that we would grant the Chief Minister leave to finish the answer to the question if he chose to do so.
Ms Gallagher: I think that is a “no”.
Mr Stanhope: How is your Facebooking going, Jeremy?
MR HANSON: Is that it? Come on!
Mr Speaker presented the following papers:
Estimates 2009-2010—Select Committee—Report—Appropriation Bill 2009-2010—Answers to questions on notice and questions taken on notice—Received after 25 June 2009.
ACTTAB—unincorporated joint venture
Paper and statement by minister
MS GALLAGHER (Molonglo—Treasurer, Minister for Health, Minister for Community Services and Minister for Women): For the information of members, I present the following paper:
Territory-owned Corporations Act, pursuant to subsection 16(3)—Statement—Voting shareholder consent for ACTTAB to enter into an unincorporated joint venture.
I ask leave to make a statement in relation to the paper.
MS GALLAGHER: Mr Speaker, as required under section 16(3) of the Territory-owned Corporations Act 1990, I hereby present details of the consent provided by the voting shareholders to ACTTAB entering into an unincorporated joint venture with Tote Tasmania, Racing and Wagering Western Australia and Centrebet International Ltd.
On 28 November 2008, Tabcorp Ltd gave notice to ACTTAB, Tote Tasmania and Racing and Wagering Western Australia that it was terminating its combined