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TOBACCO CHARGE (NO. 1) AMENDMENT BILL 1982
TOBACCO CHARGE (NO. 2) AMENDMENT BILL 1982
TOBACCO CHARGE (NO. 3) AMENDMENT BILL 1982-

Messages from the House of Representatives: The following Messages from the House of Representatives were reported:

MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 247 The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate a Bill intituled ''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Tobacco Charge Act (No . 1) 1955' '', in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate.

House of Representatives, B. M. SNEDDEN, Canberra, 11 March 1982 Speaker

MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 248 The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate a Bill intituled ''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Tobacco Charge Act (No . 2) 1955' '', in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate.

House of Representatives, B. M. SNEDDEN, Canberra, 11 March 1982 Speaker

MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 249 The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate a Bill intituled ''A Bill for an Act to amend the 'Tobacco Charge Act (No . 3) 1955' '', in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate.

House of Representatives, B. M. SNEDDEN, Canberra, 11 March 1982 Speaker

Suspension of Standing Orders to deal with Bills together: The Minister for Veterans' Affairs (Senator Messner), by leave, moved-That so much of the Standing Orders be suspended as would prevent the Questions with regard to the several stages for the passage through the Senate of all or several of the Bills being put in one motion at each stage, and the consideration of all or several of such Bills together in Committee of the Whole.

Question-put and passed.

Senator Messner moved-That the Bills may be taken through all their stages without delay.

Question-put and passed.

Senator Messner moved-That these Bills be now read a first time.

On the motion of Senator Walsh the debate was adjourned.

Ordered-That the resumption of the debate be an Order of the Day for the next day of sitting

And consideration of Ministerial Papers resuming, pursuant to Sessional Order-