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DISABILITY SERVICES BILL 1986
DISABILITY SERVICES (TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS AND CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS) BILL 1986

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of the Minister for Community Services (Senator Grimes)-That these Bills be now read a second time.

Debate resumed.

Question-put and passed.

Bills read a second time.

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 debated.

On the motion of Senator Powell the following amendments to the Disability Services Bill 1986 were, by leave, taken together, debated and agreed to, viz:

Page 5, paragraph 8 (1) (a), line 26, after ""intellectual,'', insert ""psychiatric,''.

Page 13, sub-paragraph 18 (b) (i), line 20, after ""intellectual,'', insert ""psychiatric,''.

Ordered-That the Chairman of Committees (Senator Hamer) report progress and ask leave to sit again.

The Acting Deputy-President (Senator Jones) resumed the Chair; and Senator Hamer reported that the Committee had considered the Bill, made progress, and asked leave to sit again.

Ordered-That the Committee have leave to sit again at a later hour of the day.