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

Previous Fragment    Next Fragment

PETITIONS

The following 7 petitions, lodged with the Clerk by the Senators

indicated, were received:

Senators Kemp, Spindler and Zakharov, each from 500 petitioners,

requesting that the Senate take action to reform the Family Law Act

and the Child Support Scheme.

Senator Bell, from 21 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 Bourne, from 52 petitioners requesting that the Senate oppose

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

to 65 years.

Senator Woodley, from 200 petitioners requesting that the Senate take

action to provide financial aid for clearing mines from countries such

as Cambodia.

Senator Bourne, from 44 petitioners requesting that the Senate take

action to oppose the privatisation of Kingsford Smith Airport.