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ABORIGINAL LAND RIGHTS (NORTHERN TERRITORY) AMENDMENT BILL 1985
NATIONAL PARKS AND WILDLIFE CONSERVATION AMENDMENT BILL 1985

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of the Minister for Community Services (Senator Grimes)-That these Bills be now read a second time-And on the amendment moved thereto by Senator Peter Baume, viz: Leave out all words after ""That'', insert ""the Bills be withdrawn and redrafted to provide for-

(a) ownership of the Uluru National Park to be vested in the Northern Territory, subject to:

(i) an agreement ensuring effective Aboriginal involvement in management of the Park, and

(ii) adequate and appropriate portions of the Park being vested by freehold title in Aboriginals for the purposes of living areas;

(b) a right of entry to all persons subject to protection of sacred sites and the Park; and

(c) the Agreement to be entered into between the Director of National Parks and Wildlife and the Land Council not to come into effect until approved by the Parliament''.

Debate resumed.

On the motion of the Minister for Education (Senator Ryan) the debate was adjourned.

Ordered-That the resumption of the debate be an Order of the Day for a later hour of the day.