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COMMITTEES-CHANGES IN MEMBERSHIP

The Deputy-President (Senator Hamer) informed the Senate that the President had received a letter from the Leader of the Government (Senator Button) requesting that certain Senators be discharged from further attendance on certain Committees and nominating Senators to be members in their place.

The Minister for Education (Senator Ryan), by leave, moved-

(1) That Senator Zakharov be discharged from further attendance on the Standing Committee on Regulations and Ordinances and that Senator Giles, having been duly nominated in accordance with Standing Order 36A, be appointed a member of the Committee.

(2) That Senator McKiernan, having been duly nominated in accordance with Standing Order 36AA, be appointed a member of the Standing Committee on Education and the Arts.

(3) That Senator Childs be discharged from further attendance on the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence and that Senator Black, having been duly nominated in accordance with Standing Order 36AA, be appointed a member of the Committee.

(4) That Senators Aulich and Coleman be discharged from further attendance on the Standing Committee on Industry and Trade and that Senators Cook and McKiernan, having been duly nominated in accordance with Standing Order 36AA, be appointed members of the Committee.

(5) That Senator Cook be discharged from further attendance on the Standing Committee on Social Welfare and that Senator Morris, having been duly nominated in accordance with Standing Order 36AA, be appointed a member of the Committee.

(6) That Senator Sibraa be discharged from further attendance on the Standing Committee on Disputed Returns and Qualifications and that Senator Aulich be appointed a member of the Committee.

(7) That Senator Coleman be discharged from further attendance on the House Committee and that Senator McKiernan be appointed a member of the Committee.

(8) That Senator Maguire be discharged from further attendance on the Library Committee and that Senator Robert Ray be appointed a member of the Committee.

(9) That Senator Cook be discharged from further attendance on the Standing Committee of Privileges and that Senator Aulich be appointed a member of the Committee.

(10) That Senator Colston be discharged from further attendance on the Standing Committee on Publications and that Senator Morris be appointed a member of the Committee.

Question-put and passed.