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URGENCY MOTION

The President informed the Senate that he had received a letter from Senator Short advising that this day he intended to move-That in the opinion of the Senate the following is a matter of urgency: ""The actions of those militant unionists whose defiance of decisions of the Conciliation and Arbitration Commission may force the Dollar Sweets Co. Pty Ltd into closing its operations in Australia, and the necessity for the Government to take urgent action to have the dispute resolved''.

And at least 4 Senators having risen in support of the motion-

Senator Short thereupon moved the motion.

Debate ensued.

Question-put and passed.