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ANZAC DAY BILL 1983

Senator Lewis, pursuant to Notice of Motion not objected to as a Formal Motion, moved-That leave be given to introduce a Bill for an Act to establish Anzac Day as a national day of remembrance and to provide for observances in the Australian Capital Territory to mark Anzac Day.

Question-put and passed.

Bill presented, and on the motion of Senator Lewis read a first time.

Senator Lewis, by leave, moved-That this Bill be now read a second time.

On the motion of the Minister for Veterans' Affairs (Senator Gietzelt) the debate was adjourned.

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