Hon Matt Robson Diary - 15th - 19th May 2000
Diary: Monday 15th May 2000– Friday 19th May
1.00pm Press conference. Minister to announce
site decision re. Northland prison. Venue tbc, parliament
6pm Amnesty International AGM
6am Dawn blessing of Auckland remand Prison.
Minister to attend
2pm Minister to open refurbished
Rotorua District Court,
Cr Arawa and Tutanekai
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