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MIGRATION AMENDMENT BILL 1983
MIGRATION (MISCELLANEOUS AMENDMENTS) BILL 1983- Messages from the House of Representatives

The following Messages from the House of Representatives were reported: MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 65 The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate a Bill intituled ''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Migration Act 1958' and for related purposes'', in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate.

House of Representatives, H. A. JENKINS, Canberra, 29 August 1983 Speaker MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 64 The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate a Bill intituled ''A Bill for an Act to make certain amendments consequential upon the enactment of the 'Migration Amendment Act 1983' and for related purposes'', in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate.

House of Representatives, H. A. JENKINS, Canberra, 25 August 1983 Speaker Suspension of Standing Orders to deal with Bills together: The Minister for Industry and Commerce (Senator Button), at the request of the Minister for Social Security (Senator Grimes), 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 the Bills being put in one motion at each stage, and the consideration of such Bills together in Committee of the Whole.

Question-put and passed.

Ordered-That the Bills may be taken through all their stages without delay.

On the motion of Senator Button the Bills were read a first time.

Senator Button moved-That these Bills be now read a second time.

On the motion of Senator Collard the debate was adjourned.

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