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INCOME TAX RATES BILL 1986
INCOME TAX BILL 1986
TAXATION LAWS (MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS) BILL 1986
MEDICARE LEVY BILL 1986

The Senate, according to Order, resolved itself into Committee for the consideration of the Bills.

In the Committee

Bills, by leave, taken as a whole and agreed to.

Bills to be reported without amendment.

The Acting Deputy-President (Senator Elstob) resumed the Chair; and the Chairman of Committees (Senator Hamer) reported accordingly.

On the motion of the Minister for Finance (Senator Walsh) the Report from the Committee was adopted.

Senator Walsh moved-That these Bills be now read a third time.

Ordered-That the Question for the third reading of the Medicare Levy Bill 1986 be put separately.

INCOME TAX RATES BILL 1986

INCOME TAX BILL 1986

TAXATION LAWS (MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS) BILL 1986-

Question-That these Bills be now read a third time-put and passed.

MEDICARE LEVY BILL 1986-

Question-That this Bill be now read a third time-put.

Debate ensued.

The Senate divided

AYES, 60

Senators- Alston Archer Aulich Baume, Michael Bjelke-Petersen Black Boswell Brownhill Carrick, Sir John Childs Coates Coleman Collard Colston Cook Cooney Crichton-Browne Crowley Devlin Durack Elstob Evans Foreman Georges Gietzelt Giles Grimes Guilfoyle, Dame Margaret Hamer Jones Kilgariff Knowles Lewis McClelland MacGibbon McIntosh McKiernan Maguire Messner Morris Newman Parer Puplick Ray Reid Reynolds Richardson Robertson (Teller) Ryan Sheil Short Tate Teague Townley Vanstone Walsh Walters Watson Withers Zakharov

NOES, 8

Senators- Haines Harradine Macklin (Teller) Mason Powell Sanders Siddons Vigor

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.

Bills read a third time.