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The Minister for Industry, Technology and Commerce (Senator Button), by leave, moved-That leave be given to introduce a Bill for an Act relating to the marketing of wheat.

Question-put and passed.

Bill presented, and on the motion of Senator Button read a first time.

Suspension of Standing Orders: Senator Button, pursuant to contingent notice, moved-That so much of the Standing Orders be suspended as would prevent the Bill being passed through its remaining stages without delay.

Question-put and passed.

Senator Button moved-That this Bill be now read a second time.

On the motion of Senator Kilgariff the debate was adjourned.

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