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
Thursday, 19 November 1936

Senator BRENNAN (VICTORIA) (Minister without portfolio assisting the Minister for Commerce) - The AttorneyGeneralhas supplied the following answer : -

As the Imperial Statute of Wesminster Act came into force in Canada, South Africa and the Irish Free State on the date of its assent, no action for its adoption was necessary by those members of the British Commonwealth of Nations. I am not aware of any action being taken by New Zealand or Newfoundland. So far as the Commonwealth is concerned, a bill for the adoption of the statute will be introduced very shortly.

Suggest corrections