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Wednesday, 1 August 1906

Senator MILLEN (New South Wales) . - As the Committee has decided that 3 per cent, is a fair amount of interest to pay when the Government has impounded money belonging to the individual, I now propose-

Senator Keating - The Government does not impound the money.

Senator MILLEN - It refrains from paying it. When the Government withholds money due to an individual, it has been decided by the Senate that 3 per cent. is sufficient interest to allow. For the sake of uniformity,for which the Senate always contends, I move -

That the words " and one-half," line 9, be left out.

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