Deputy Prime Minister, Dr Horace Chang, has committed to the opposition that they’ll receive a full briefing from the Commissioner of Police if and before an extension of the State of Public Emergency is requested.

The support of at least one Opposition Senator will be required for the measure to be extended.

The national security minister was answering questions in the House of Representatives on whether there’s an intention to go beyond the initial 14 days.

Dr Horace Chang, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Security. He was speaking in the House of Representatives Wednesday afternoon.