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Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of the Minister for Education (Senator Ryan)-That this Bill be now read a second time.

Debate resumed.

Senator Jack Evans moved an amendment, viz: At end of motion, add '', and the Senate calls upon the Government to introduce, within 12 months after the repeal of the National Welfare Fund Act by this Bill, a national superannuation scheme which is both universal and portable''.

Debate continued.

Question-That the words proposed to be added be added-put.

The Senate divided


Senators- Chipp Evans, Jack Haines Macklin (Teller) Mason Vigor

NOES, 56

Senators- Aulich Baume Black Bolkus Boswell Brownhill Chaney Childs Coates Collard Colston Cook Cooney Crichton-Browne Crowley Devlin Elstob Evans, Gareth Foreman Giles Grimes Guilfoyle, Dame Margaret Hamer Hill Jessop Jones Kilgariff Lajovic Lewis McClelland MacGibbon McIntosh McKiernan Maguire Missen Parer Primmer Puplick Rae, Peter Ray, Robert Reid (Teller) Reynolds Richardson Robertson Ryan Scott Sheil Short Tate Teague Townley Vanstone Walters Watson Withers Zakharov

And so it was negatived.

Question-That this Bill be now read a second time-put and passed. Bill read a second time.

And it being 10.30 p.m.-