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PUBLIC SERVICE AND STATUTORY AUTHORITIES AMENDMENT BILL 1985

The Senate, according to Order, resolved itself into Committee for the consideration of Message No. 247 of the House of Representatives.

In the Committee

Message read.

SCHEDULE OF THE AMENDMENTS MADE BY THE

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Clause 9, page 3, line 27, omit paragraph (a).

Clause 10, page 4, lines 15 to 42, omit proposed sub-section 25 (7), substitute the following sub-section:

"" "(7) A report prepared under sub-section (6) shall be in accordance with guidelines from time to time approved by the Prime Minister and presented to the Parliament.''.

Clause 10, page 5, add at the end of the clause the following proposed sub-section:

"" "(9) In sub-clause (6), ""Department'' means a Department referred to in paragraph (a) of the definition of ""Department'' in sub-section 7 (1).'.''.

The Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce (Senator Button) moved-That the amendments be agreed to.

Debate ensued.

Question-put and passed.

Resolution to be reported.

The Deputy-President resumed the Chair; and the Temporary Chairman of Committees (Senator Haines) reported that the Committee had considered Message No. 247 of the House of Representatives relating to the Public Service and Statutory Authorities Amendment Bill 1985 and had agreed to the amendments made by the House of Representatives in the Bill.

On the motion of Senator Button the Report from the Committee was adopted.