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The first select committee appointed by the Senate, examined whether the Commonwealth government should improve the steamship service between Tasmania and mainland Australia by establishing a daily, each way mail service to operate throughout the year.


John Henry Keating


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Committee timeline – The appointment of the first select committee


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Report, together with the minutes of proceedings of the committee and evidence, with an appendixParliamentary paper number L11/1902
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