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Thursday, 25 August 1921

Senator PRATTEN (NEW SOUTH WALES) . - I do not question your ruling, Mr. Chairman, but I suggest that, with a slight alteration of its language, my request will receive your approval. The Committee has dealt with wrought-iron pipes, which comprise portion of an irrigation system. But the remainder of the parts of such system will he charged duty under item 208.

Senator Pearce - That is not so. Many of the parts fall under item 192.

Senator PRATTEN (NEW SOUTH WALES) - I desire to foe permitted to amend my request by adding the words, " except pipes."

Senator Pearce - The honorable senator can comply with the Chairman's ruling by inserting " n.e.i." If Senator Pratten begins to exclude certain things there is quite a number which he must exclude besides pipes.

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