Note: Where available, the PDF/Word icon below is provided to view the complete and fully formatted document
 Download Full Day's HansardDownload Full Day's Hansard    View Or Save XMLView/Save XML

Previous Fragment    Next Fragment
Wednesday, 31 August 1921


Senator LYNCH (Western Australia) . - What I said in connexion with a previous sub-item on elm hubs also applies with equal force to sub-item g> as the inadequacy of the duties imposed has allowed importations to flow into Aus- tralia so freely that many factories have been struggling to exist.


Senator THOMAS (NEW SOUTH WALES) - There were no im*portations of hubs.


Senator Pearce - There have been large importations of spokes, and I shall accept the same rate of duty in the general Tariff on this sub-item.


Senator LYNCH - Then, I move-

That the House of Representatives be requested to make the duty, sub-item (o), ad val., general, 25 per cent.







Suggest corrections