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The Minister for Resources and Energy (Senator Evans) tabled the following Paper:

Australia's Defence Capabilities-Review by Mr P. Dibb, dated 24 March 1986.

Senator Evans, by leave, made a statement relating thereto and moved-That the Senate take note of the Paper.

Debate ensued.

On the motion of the Minister for Community Services (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.

Pursuant to Sessional Order, consideration of Government Papers was called on.