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Wednesday, 30 October 1974
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The PRESIDENT - The question is that the second reading of the Family Law Bill 1974 be now put- I am sorry, that Senator Sir Kenneth Anderson's amendment that the words proposed to be left out be left out. Those in favour say aye, against say no. I think the noes have it. The question is that the Bill be now read a second time. Those in favour say aye, those against say no. I think the ayes have it.


Senator Martin - Oh, no.


Senator Baume - A point of order, Mr President.


The PRESIDENT - I put the closure motion moved by Senator McLaren. Senator McLaren moved that the question be now put. I put the motion and it was declared to be carried.


Senator Baume - A point of order, Mr President. I believe that the motion which you put was that the words proposed to be left out or added should be left out or added. It may have been a mistake, but we should have had the motion put that the question be now put.


The PRESIDENT - I put the question that the question be now put.

Opposition Senators- No.







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