Hansard is the name given to the edited transcripts of parliamentary debates in the Senate, House of Representatives, Federation Chamber and parliamentary committees, and can be found on parliamentary websites.
Hansard includes the transcript of the second reading speech for Bills. This is where the Minister introducing the Bill to the house of Parliament explains its general principles and purpose.
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