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The Senate, according to Order, resolved itself into Committee for the further consideration of the Bill.

In the Committee

Schedule 2 further considered.

Group C- Divisions 520-525, Department of Resources and Energy, $101,878,000, further debated and passed without requests.

Divisions 640-644, Department of Trade, $301,577,000, debated and passed without requests.

Divisions 670-678, Department of the Treasury, $458,586,000 passed without requests.

Divisions 490-497, Department of Primary Industry, $146,912,000, debated and passed without requests.

The following Votes were, by leave, taken together, debated and passed without requests: Divisions- $ 304-306Department of Finance 59,287,000 310Advance to the Minister for Finance 150,000,000 312Minister for Finance-Special Funds 53,000,000 Group D- Divisions 270-284, Department of Education and Youth Affairs, $730,303,000, debated-

And it being 11 p.m.: The Temporary Chairman of Committees (Senator Elstob), under Sessional Order, put the Question-That he do leave the Chair and report to the Senate.

Question-put and passed.

The President resumed the Chair; and Senator Elstob reported accordingly.