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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'I should be surprised if the law officers expressed the view that there is no reserve power in the Governor-General to dismiss a ministry...'

1998.0027.0013.007

Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'I should be surprised if the law officers expressed the view that there is no reserve power in the Governor-General to dismiss a ministry...'

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Teleprinter printout dated 11.11.1975 on white paper with black text; "I should be surprised if the law officers expressed the view that there is no reserve power in the Governor-General to dismiss a ministry which has been refused supply by the Parliament & to commission a ministry as a caretaker ministry which will secure supply...".

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