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Monday, 1 October 1906

Senator CLEMONS (Tasmania) . - I think that it would convenience scrutineers and returning officers if a different ballot-box were provided for each set of voting papers.

Senator Keating - This clause is merely permissive.

Senator CLEMONS - It will be regarded practically as an instruction.

Senator Keating - I think not.

Senator CLEMONS - If all the papers are put into the one ballot-box, time will be lost in sorting them out, whereas it would give little or no trouble to the electors to place each voting paper in a ballot-box painted to correspond with the colour of the paper.

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