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AUTHORITY OF DEPUTY-PRESIDENT

The Manager of Government Business (Senator Grimes), by leave, moved-That, during the absence of the President, the Deputy-President shall, on each sitting day, take the Chair of the Senate and may, during such absence, perform the duties and exercise the authority of the President in relation to all proceedings of the Senate and to proceedings of Standing and Joint Statutory Committees to which the President is appointed.

Question-put and passed.