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HUMAN RIGHTS AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION BILL 1985
HUMAN RIGHTS AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION (TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS AND CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS) BILL 1985
AUSTRALIAN BILL OF RIGHTS BILL 1985
HUMAN RIGHTS AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION AMENDMENT BILL 1985

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

In the Committee

AUSTRALIAN BILL OF RIGHTS BILL 1985-

Consideration resumed of the motion of the Minister for Resources and Energy (Senator Evans), viz: That further consideration in Committee of the Whole of the Australian Bill of Rights Bill 1985 be postponed.

Question-put and passed.

Reconsideration of Bills and Suspension of Standing Orders: Senator Evans, by leave, moved-That the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Bill 1985, as amended, and the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Bill 1985 be reconsidered and that so much of Standing Orders 202 and 265 be suspended as would prevent amendments being moved to the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Bill 1985.

Debate ensued.

And it being 2 p.m., the Senate having resumed-