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Thursday, 26 July 1906

Senator GIVENS (Queensland) . - If clause 3 should be negatived, as I desire, a verbal amendment will be necessary in this clause. We shall have to substitute the word "residence" for the word "residences."

Senator Stewart - The honorable senator should move the postponement of the clause.

Senator Keating - We can decide the matter on this clause.

Senator GIVENS - I propose a merely formal amendment in this clause, and we can have a further fight when we reach clause 3. When I am fighting anything I try, if possible, to do so from every ditch. I move -

That the word " Residences," line 2, be left out, with a view to insert in lieu thereof the word " Residence."

Amendment negatived.

Clause agreed to.

Clause 2 agreed to.

Clause 3 -(Arrangement for use of Government House, Sydney).

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