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National demands release of meeting papers


Roger Sowry National Deputy Leader

24 October 2002

National demands release of meeting papers

National is calling on the Government to immediately release the remaining papers relating to the Public-Private Partnerships fiasco by Ross Armstrong.

"We've heard today that there are more papers relating to a meeting between business and the Government.

"First of all Dr Cullen said there were no papers, then he said there were some papers and they had all been released. Now Paul Swain is saying there are more papers from his staff member taking notes of the meeting.

"When are we going to see all the papers? They must be released immediately and not conveniently late on a Friday when the media has no opportunity to analyse them," Mr Sowry said.

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