Re: Hugh Jarvis's posting regarding archaeology at UWA

Robert W. Park (rwpark@WATARTS.UWATERLOO.CA)
Tue, 5 Mar 1996 10:56:05 -0500

Douglas B. Hanson, Ph.D. wrote:

>Most of Jarvis' posting seems to be the text of Mr. Neville's "speech". If
>these parliamentary speeches are not part of the public record, then I
>agree it should not have been posted.

In at least Britain, Canada and Australia, "Hansard" is the official public
record of what was said in parliament. So Hugh has every right to quote
that document.