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Senator Smith, pursuant to notice of motion not objected to as a formal motion, moved general business notice of motion no. 785—That the Senate notes that:

 (a) the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II occurred on 2 June 1953;

 (b) the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II was celebrated between 2 June and 5 June 2012;

 (c) during this period, Australians expressed their respect and affection for Her Majesty and their thanks for the longevity of her reign as Queen of Australia; and

 (d) 3 February 2014 will mark the 60th anniversary of the first arrival of Queen Elizabeth II in Australia.

Question put and passed.