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PARLIAMENTARY COMMISSION OF INQUIRY-FURTHER SPECIAL REPORT-PAPERS

The President tabled the following Papers:

Parliamentary Commission of Inquiry-

Further Special Report, dated 19 August 1986 which deals with the publication by the Commission of reasons for its ruling, given on 5 August 1986, on the meaning of "misbehaviour' for the purposes of section 72 of the Constitution.

Ruling on Meaning of "Misbehaviour' re The Honourable Mr Justice L. K. Murphy-Reasons of-

The Honourable Sir George Lush.

The Honourable Sir Richard Blackburn OBE.

The Honourable Andrew Wells, QC.

Medical Certificate regarding the health of Mr Justice L. K. Murphy, dated 1 August 1986.

The Leader of the Opposition in the Senate (Senator Chaney), by leave, moved-That the Senate take note of the Papers.

Ordered-That the debate be adjourned till the next day of sitting, and that Senator Chaney have leave to continue his speech on the resumption of the debate.