Dear Attorney-General's Department,
I seek copies of incoming ministerial briefs - "red" and "blue" books - for the Liberal and Labor parties.
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13 September 2013
Mr Marcus Priest
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Freedom of Information Request no. FOI13/147
I refer to your request for access to documents relating to incoming ministerial briefs under the Freedom of Information Act 1982. I have taken your request to be for:
Copies of incoming ministerial briefs - "red" and "blue" books - for the Liberal and Labor parties.
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