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PETITIONS

The following 5 petitions, lodged with the Clerk by the Senators

indicated, were received:

Senator Bell, from 111 petitioners requesting that the Senate

introduce legislation requiring the National Registration Authority to

provide all available information on registered chemicals.

Senator Bell, from 33 petitioners requesting that the Senate endorse

the December 1995 deadline established by the London Dumping

Convention to end the dumping of jarosite at sea.

Senator Chamarette, from 20 petitioners requesting that the Senate

take action to withdraw from any treaty or agreement with Indonesia

which will lead to the export of uranium and to develop safe and

sustainable energy generation technologies.

Senator Lees, from 39 petitioners requesting that the Senate oppose

attempts by the Government to raise the pension age for women from 60

to 65 years.

Senator Sandy Macdonald, from 99 petitioners requesting that the

Senate support the extension of the permitted service area for 2UNE-FM

so that it may broadcast to all students and staff of the University

of New England and their families residing in the Armidale district.