Note: Where available, the PDF/Word icon below is provided to view the complete and fully formatted document

CONCILIATION AND ARBITRATION AMENDMENT BILL 1982
COMMONWEALTH EMPLOYEES (VOLUNTARY MEMBERSHIP OF UNIONS) BILL 1982-
Messages from the House of Representatives

The following Messages from the House of Representatives were reported:

MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 267

The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate a Bill intituled ''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Conciliation and Arbitration Act 1904' '', in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate.

House of Representatives, B. M. SNEDDEN,

Canberra, 22 April 1982 Speaker

MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 268

The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate a Bill intituled ''A Bill for an Act relating to the giving of preference in employment to persons by reference to membership of associations of Commonwealth employees'', in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate.

House of Representatives, B. M. SNEDDEN,

Canberra, 22 April 1982 Speaker

Suspension of Standing Orders to deal with Bills together: The Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Minister for Health (Senator Peter Baume), by leave, moved-That so much of the Standing Orders be suspended as would prevent the Questions with regard to the several stages for the passage through the Senate of the Bills being put in one motion at each stage, and the consideration of such Bills together in Committee of the Whole.

Question-put and passed.

Senator Peter Baume moved-That the Bills may be taken through all their stages without delay.

Question-put and passed.

On the motion of Senator Peter Baume the Bills were read a first time.

Senator Peter Baume moved-That these Bills be now read a second time.

On the motion of Senator Evans the debate was adjourned.

Ordered-That the resumption of the debate be an Order of the Day for the next day of sitting.