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Auckland governance submissions

Auckland governance submissions

One of the functions of a commission of inquiry is to gather information from a variety of sources. Sometimes the volume of material can be considerable, as it was in the case of the royal commission on Auckland governance. Chairman Peter Salmon is pictured with the hundreds of written submissions received by the cut-off date of 22 April 2008.

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Alan Simpson, 'Commissions of inquiry - Conducting inquiries', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/33426/auckland-governance-submissions (accessed 19 September 2019)

Story by Alan Simpson, published 20 Jun 2012