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Monday, 20 June 1994
Page: 1721

  Motion (by Senator Kemp) agreed to:

  That the following bill be introduced: a bill for an act to amend the Flags Act 1953 to ensure that the Australian National Flag is not altered except with the approval of the Australian people voting in a referendum, that the Australian National Flag is not supplanted by use of the powers under the Act, and that the appointment of other flags and ensigns is subject to disallowance by either House of the Parliament.

  Motion (by Senator Kemp) agreed to:

  That this bill may proceed without formalities and be now read a first time.

  Bill read a first time.