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COTTON LEVY BILL 1982
COTTON RESEARCH BILL 1982

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

MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 341 The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate a Bill intituled ''A Bill for an Act to impose a levy upon certain cotton produced in Australia'', in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate.

House of Representatives, B. M. SNEDDEN, Canberra, 22 September 1982 Speaker

MR PRESIDENT, Message No. 342 The House of Representatives transmits to the Senate a Bill intituled ''A Bill for an Act to provide for the collection of levy imposed by the 'Cotton Levy Act 1982' and to establish a Cotton Research Trust Account'', in which it desires the concurrence of the Senate.

House of Representatives, B. M. SNEDDEN, Canberra, 22 September 1982 Speaker Suspension of Standing Orders to deal with Bills together: The Minister for Finance (Senator Dame Margaret Guilfoyle), 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 the Bills being put in one motion at each stage, and the consideration of such Bills together in Committee of the Whole.

Question-put and passed.

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

Question-put and passed.

Senator Dame Margaret Guilfoyle moved-That these Bills be now read a first time.

On the motion of Senator Grimes the debate was adjourned.

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