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CUSTOMS (PROHIBITED IMPORTS) REGULATIONS (AMENDMENT)-MOTION FOR DISALLOWANCE

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of Senator Mason-That the Customs (Prohibited Imports) Regulations (Amendment), as contained in Statutory Rules 1983 No. 331 and made under the Customs Act 1901, be disallowed.

Debate resumed.

Senator Robertson moved-That the debate be now adjourned.

Question-put.

The Senate divided

AYES, 30

Senators- Bolkus Childs Chipp Coates Coleman Colston Crowley Elstob Evans, Gareth Evans, Jack Foreman Georges Gietzelt Giles Grimes Haines Jones McClelland McIntosh Macklin Maguire Mason Primmer Reynolds Richardson Robertson (Teller) Sibraa Tate Walsh Zakharov

NOES, 24

Senators- Archer Baume Bjelke-Petersen Carrick, Sir John Chaney Collard Durack Guilfoyle, Dame Margaret Hamer Harradine Hill Jessop Kilgariff (Teller) Lajovic Lewis MacGibbon Martin Messner Missen Reid Scott Townley Walters Withers

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.

The Attorney-General (Senator Gareth Evans) moved-That the resumption of the debate be an Order of the Day for 2 May 1984.

Debate ensued.

Senator Lewis moved an amendment, viz: Leave out all words after ''That'', insert ''the resumption of the debate be an Order of the Day for 12 noon this day''.

Debate continued.

Question-That the words proposed to be left out be left out-put.

The Senate divided

AYES, 23

Senators- Archer Baume Bjelke-Petersen Carrick, Sir John Chaney Collard (Teller) Durack Hamer Harradine Hill Jessop Kilgariff Lajovic Lewis MacGibbon Martin Messner Missen Reid Scott Townley Walters Withers

NOES, 29

Senators- Bolkus Childs Chipp Coates Coleman Colston Crowley Elstob Evans, Gareth Evans, Jack Foreman Georges Gietzelt Giles Haines Jones McClelland McIntosh Macklin Maguire Mason Primmer Reynolds Richardson Robertson (Teller) Sibraa Tate Walsh Zakharov

Amendment negatived accordingly.

Main Question-put and passed.