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Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the Question--That this Bill be now read a second time--And on the amendment moved thereto by Senator Ryan (See Entry 12 above).

Debate resumed.

And it being eleven p.m.--

Adjournment Negatived: The Acting Deputy-President (Senator Haines), under Sessional Order, put the Question--That the Senate do now adjourn--

Which Question was negatived.

Debate continued.

And the Senate having continued to sit till twelve o'clock midnight-- THURSDAY, 29 OCTOBER 1981, A.M.

Debate continued.

Question--That the words proposed to be added be added--put.

The Senate divided--

AYES, 28

Senator-- Senator-- Bolkus McClelland Button McLaren Childs Macklin Coates Mason Coleman Mulvihill Colston Primmer Elstob Ray, Robert Evans Ryan Foreman Sibraa Georges Siddons Gietzelt Tate Giles Walsh Grimes Haines Teller: Jones Robertson

NOES, 27

Senator-- Senator-- Archer MacGibbon Baume Martyr Bjelke-Petersen Messner Bonner Missen Carrick Reid Chaney Scott Collard Teague Crichton-Browne Townley Guilfoyle, Walters Dame Margaret Watson Hamer Withers Hill Young Jessop Kilgariff Teller: Lajovic Thomas

Amendment agreed to accordingly.

Main Question, as amended--put and passed.

Bill read a second time.

Ordered--That consideration of the Bill in Committee of the Whole be an Order of the Day for the next day of sitting.