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EXCISE TARIFF AMENDMENT BILL 1985 CUSTOMS TARIFF AMENDMENT BILL 1985

- Messages from the House of Representatives: The following Messages from the House of Representatives were reported: MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 68 The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate a Bill intituled ''A Bill for an Act relating to Duties of Excise'', in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate. House of Representatives, JOAN CHILD, Canberra, 10 May 1985 Acting Speaker MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 69 The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate a Bill intituled ''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Customs Tariff Act 1982' '', in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate. House of Representatives, JOAN CHILD, Canberra, 10 May 1985 Acting Speaker Suspension of Standing Orders to deal with Bills together: The Minister for Education (Senator Ryan) 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 Ryan the Bills were read a first time.

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

On the motion of Senator Reid the debate was adjourned. Ordered-That the resumption of the debate be an Order of the Day for the next day of sitting.