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QUESTIONS

Questions without notice being asked-

Paper: Mr Dawkins (Minister for Employment, Education and Training) presented the following paper:

Schools funding-Effect of a voucher system on non-government schools-Table.

Questions without notice continued.

Member named and suspended: Mr Speaker named the honourable Member for Pearce (Mr Chaney) for refusing to withdraw an expression offensive to the Chair.

Mr Beazley (Leader of the House) moved-That the honourable Member for Pearce be suspended from the service of the House.

Question-put.

The House divided (the Speaker, Mr McLeay, in the Chair)

AYES, 76

Mr BaldwinMr BeazleyMr BeddallMr Bevis
Mr BilneyDr BlewettMr BreretonMr R. J. Brown
Mr CampbellDr CatleyDr CharlesworthMr Courtice
Ms CrawfordMr CreanMrs CrosioMrs Darling
Mr DawkinsMr DuboisMr DuffyMr Duncan
Mr R. F. EdwardsMr ElliottMs FatinMr Ferguson
Mr FitzgibbonMr FreeMr GaylerMr Gear*
Mr GibsonMr GormanMr Grace*Mr Griffiths
Mr HandMr HawkeMr HoldingMr Hollis
Mr HoweMr HullsMr HumphreysMrs Jakobsen
Mr JenkinsMr JohnsMr JonesMr Keating
Mrs KellyMr KerinMr KerrMr Langmore
Mr LavarchMr LeeMr LindsayMs McHugh
Mr MackMr MartinMr Melham Mr A. A. Morris
Mr P. F. MorrisMr NewellMr O'KeefeMr O'Neil
Mr PriceMr PunchMr SawfordMr Scholes
Mr SciaccaMr J. L. ScottMr L. J. ScottMr Simmons
Mr SnowdonMr StaplesMr TicknerMr Walker
Mr WestMr WillisMr H. F. WoodsMr Wright

NOES, 67

Mr AldredMr AndersonMr Andrew*Mr Atkinson
Mrs BaileyMr Beale Mr BradfordMr Braithwaite
Mr BroadbentMr BurrMr CadmanMr Cameron
Mr CarltonMr ChaneyMr CharlesMr Cobb
Mr ConnollyMr CostelloMr CowanMr Dobie
Mr DownerDr H. R. EdwardsMr FifeMr Filing
Mr T. A. FischerMr P. S. FisherMr FordMrs Gallus
Mr GoodluckMr HallMr HalversonMr Hawker
Dr HewsonMr Hicks*Mr HowardMr Jull
Dr Kemp Mr LloydMr McArthurMr McGauran
Mr MacKellarMr McLachlanMr Miles Mr Moore
Mr NugentMr PeacockMr ProsserMr Reid
Mr ReithMr Riggall Mr RocherMr Ronaldson
Mr RuddockMr B. C. ScottMr ShackMr Sharp
Mr SinclairMr SmithMr SomlyayMrs Sullivan
Mr TaylorMr TrussMr TuckeyMr Webster
Mr WilsonDr R. L. WoodsDr Wooldridge

* Tellers

And so it was resolved in the affirmative.

The honourable Member was, therefore, suspended at 2.40 p.m. for 24 hours under standing order 305, and he accordingly withdrew from the Chamber.

Questions without notice continued.