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IMPOSITION OF UNIFORM DUTIES OF CUSTOMS
SUBSEQUENT CREDITING TO STATE OF DUTY PREVIOUSLY PAID IN ANOTHER STATE ON GOODS TRANSFERRED TO FIRST-MENTIONED STATE
Alfred Deakin
23 December 1902
CONSTITUTION, ss. 89,90,91,92,93

The Prime Minister On 27 August 1902 the Treasurer of Tasmania wrote to the Treasurer of the Commonwealth in support of the contention that Tasmania should be credited with the import duty paid in ...

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SENATE ELECTIONS
LIMITS OF POWERS BETWEEN COMMONWEALTH AND STATES TO MAKE LAWS DETERMINING TIMES AND PLACES
Alfred Deakin
30 December 1902
CONSTITUTION, ss. 9,10,11,12, 13, 31, 51 (xxxvi), 83 : COMMONWEALTH ELECTORAL ACT 1902, ss. 24,26,88,104,165

The Prime Minister The Prime Minister asks to be advised upon the points raised by the Attorney-General of South Australia (Mr J. H. Gordon, K.C.) in a memorandum mentioned in the telegraphic news ...

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EXTRADITION
WHETHER STATES ARE APPROPRIATE AUTHORITIES : NATURE OF EXTRADITION PROCEEDINGS
Alfred Deakin
20 January 1903
CONSTITUTION. ss.Slfxxix). 61. 70. 126 : SERVICE AND EXECUTION OF PROCESS ACT 1901 : EXTRADITION ACT 1870 (IMP.), ss. 17. 18, 26 : FUGITIVE OFFENDERS ACT 1881 (IMP.), Pari II; s. 39

The Minister for External Affairs: On 2 May 1902 M. Bourcart the Swiss Minister in London, addressed a note to the Marquis of Lansdowne, submitting four questions which have arisen in the proceedi...

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COMMONWEALTH DEPARTMENTS
WHETHER STATE INCOME TAX COMMISSIONERS HAVE POWER TO COMPEL DEPARTMENTAL HEADS TO FORWARD RETURNS OF SALARIES PAID
R. R. Garran
23 January 1903

The Secretary, Postmaster-General's Department: The Attorney-General is of opinion that the Income Tax Commissioners of the States have no power to compel Heads of Commonwealth Departments to forwar...

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CUSTOMS DUTY
WHETHER SHIPS' BOATS, CROCKERY, CUTLERY EXEMPT
Alfred Deakin
04 February 1903
CUSTOMS ACT 1901, ss. 49, 68, 72; Part VII : CUSTOMS TARIFF 1902

The Minister for Trade and Customs: The Collector of Customs at Port Adelaide has asked for a decision whether on arrival from England of a vessel built to the order of a local firm to trade on the ...

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CUSTOMS
WHETHER OUT-OF-SEASON GOODS SHOULD BE VALUED ACCORDING TO DISCOUNTED PRICE
Alfred Deakin
13 February 1903
CUSTOMS ACT 1901, ss. 154, 158, 161

The Minister for Trade and Customs: The State Collector has asked the Comptroller-General whether, when job lots of soft goods out of season have been purchased at say 50 per cent discount off origi...

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PROHIBITED IMMIGRANT
WHETHER INCLUDES CREW OF FOREIGN-TRADE VESSEL TEMPORARILY ENGAGING IN AUSTRALIAN COASTING TRADE
Alfred Deakin
17 February 1903
IMMIGRATION RESTRICTION ACT 1901, s. 3

The Prime Minister: On 4 February 1903 a deputation consisting of several members of the Federal Parliament and a member of the Legislative Council of South Australia waited upon the Prime Minister...

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CROWN DEBTS
WHETHER COMMONWEALTH MAY RECOVER IN STATE COURTS : WHETHER COMMONWEALTH SHOULD SUE FOR SMALL SUMS
Alfred Deakin
23 February 1903

The Postmaster-General: The Acting Deputy Postmaster-General, Tasmania, has asked the Solicitor-General(1) to assist the Department in the collection of the sum of 10s. due by A.B. for private box r...

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CUSTOMS DUTY
CRITERIA FOR AD VALOREM ASSESSMENT
Alfred Deakin
23 February 1903
CUSTOMS ACT 1901, ss. 154, 155, 156

The Minister for Trade and Customs: The Minister for Trade and Customs forwards the following minute (dated 16 February 1903): Forwarded to the Hon. the Attorney-General. I should like Mr Deakin'...

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COMMONWEALTH DEPARTMENTS
WHETHER STATE MAY REQUIRE TO DESTROY VERMIN
Alfred Deakin
23 February 1903

The Minister for Trade and Customs: The Minister for Trade and Customs forwards these papers to me with the following minute (dated 14 February 1903): Forwarded to the Honourable the Attorney-Gene...

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