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Friday, 28 November 1986
Page: 3020


The PRESIDENT —I have received a letter from Senator Chaney proposing that a matter of public importance be submitted to the Senate for discussion, namely:

The double standards of the Hawke Government as demonstrated most recently by the Treasurer's 15 month delay in lodging his 1984-85 income tax return.

I call upon those senators who approve of the proposed discussion to rise in their places.

More than the number of senators required by the Standing Orders having risen in their places-