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SALES TAX AMENDMENT BILLS (NOS 1A TO 9A) 1981 [NO. 2] (1982)

-Message from the House of Representatives: The following Message from the House of Representatives was reported:

MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 227 The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate Bills intituled:

''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Sales Tax Act (No. 1) 1930' '';

''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Sales Tax Act (No. 2) 1930' '';

''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Sales Tax Act (No. 3) 1930' '';

''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Sales Tax Act (No. 4) 1930' '';

''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Sales Tax Act (No. 5) 1930' '';

''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Sales Tax Act (No. 6) 1930' '';

''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Sales Tax Act (No. 7) 1930' '';

''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Sales Tax Act (No. 8) 1930' '';

''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Sales Tax Act (No. 9) 1930' '';

in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate.

House of Representatives, B. M. SNEDDEN, Canberra, 17 February 1982 Speaker

Suspension of Standing Orders to deal with Bills together: The Minister for Finance (Senator Dame Margaret Guilfoyle), by leave, moved-That so much of the Standing Orders be suspended as would prevent the Questions with regard to the several stages for the passage through the Senate of all or several of the Bills being put in one motion at each stage, the consideration of all or several of such Bills together in Committee of the Whole, and the reading of the short titles only on every order for the reading of the Bills.

Question-put and passed.

Senator Dame Margaret Guilfoyle moved-That the Bills may be taken through all their stages without delay.

Question-put and passed.

Senator Dame Margaret Guilfoyle moved-That these Bills be now read a first time.

On the motion of Senator Grimes the debate was adjourned.

Ordered-That the resumption of the debate be an Order of the Day for the next day of sitting.