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ABC/SBS AMALGAMATION BILL 1986

Order of the Day read for the adjourned debate on the motion of the Minister for Community Services (Senator Grimes)-That this Bill be now read a second time-And on the amendment moved thereto by Senator Lewis (see Entry No. 34 above).

Debate resumed.

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

The Senate divided

AYES, 30

Senators- Archer Baume, Peter Bjelke-Petersen Boswell Brownhill Carrick, Sir John Chaney Collard Crichton-Browne Durack Guilfoyle, Dame Margaret Haines Hamer Jessop Kilgariff Knowles Lewis MacGibbon Macklin Messner Parer Powell Puplick Reid Sheil (Teller) Short Vanstone Vigor Walters Watson

NOES, 28

Senators- Aulich Black Button Childs Coates Coleman Colston Cooney Elstob Evans Foreman Georges Gietzelt Giles Grimes Jones McClelland McIntosh Maguire Morris Ray Reynolds Richardson Robertson (Teller) Ryan Sibraa Walsh Zakharov And so it was resolved in the affirmative. Question-That the words proposed to be inserted be inserted-put. The Senate divided-

AYES, 30

Senators- Archer Baume, Peter Bjelke-Petersen Boswell Brownhill Carrick, Sir John Chaney Collard Crichton-Browne Durack Guilfoyle, Dame Margaret Haines Hamer Jessop Kilgariff Knowles Lewis MacGibbon Macklin Messner Parer Powell Puplick Reid Sheil (Teller) Short Vanstone Vigor Walters Watson

NOES, 28

Senators- Aulich Black Button Childs Coates Coleman Colston Cooney Elstob Evans Foreman Georges Gietzelt Giles Grimes Jones McClelland McIntosh Maguire Morris Ray Reynolds Richardson Robertson (Teller) Ryan Sibraa Walsh Zakharov And so it was resolved in the affirmative. Main Question, as amended-put and passed.