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Thursday, 1 December 1983
Page: 3162


Senator MACKLIN(6.27) —I move:

Page 95, clause 63 (d), proposed new sub-section 87 (4), line 23, leave out 'in writing'.

The amendment is simply an attempt to allow a person to make a request over the telephone, over the back fence or in some other way, rather than simply in writing. Insisting on a written application seems to me to be unduly restrictive .