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DEATH OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE SIR PHILIP McBRIDE, K.C.M.G

The Leader of the Government in the Senate (Senator Sir John Carrick) referred to the death, on 14 July 1982, of the Right Honourable Sir Philip McBride, K.C.M .G., a former Member of the House of Representatives and a former Senator for South Australia and, by leave, moved-That the Senate expresses its deep regret at the death, on 14 July 1982, of the Right Honourable Sir Philip McBride, K.C.M .G., a Member of the House of Representatives for the Division of Grey from 1931 to 1937, a Senator for South Australia from 1937 to 1944, a Member of the House of Representatives for the Division of Wakefield from 1946 to 1958, and a Minister of the Crown for 11 years, places on record its appreciation of his long and meritorious public service and tenders its profound sympathy to his family in their bereavement.

And the motion having been supported by the Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Senator Button), the Leader of the National Country Party of Australia in the Senate (Senator Scott), the Leader of the Australian Democrats (Senator Chipp), Senator Jessop and the President-

And all Senators having stood, in silence-

Question-passed.