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Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of the Minister for Veterans' Affairs (Senator Gietzelt)-That this Bill be now read a second time.

Debate resumed.

Question-put and passed.

Bill read a second time.

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

In the Committee

Bill, by leave, taken as a whole.

On the motion of the Minister for Resources and Energy (Senator Evans) the following amendment was agreed to: Page 1, sub-clause 2 (2), line 12, leave out ""of the Principal Act''.

Bill, as amended, agreed to.

Bill to be reported with an amendment.

The Deputy-President (Senator Hamer) resumed the Chair; and the Temporary Chairman of Committees (Senator Haines) reported accordingly.

On the motion of Senator Evans the Report from the Committee was adopted, and the Bill read a third time.