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Thursday, 7 December 1905
Page: 6528

Mr. SPEAKERannounced receipt of the following message from the Senate -

Message No.25.

Mr. Speaker,

The Senate, on the 6th December, 1905, agreed to the following resolution, viz. : - " That the Senate ratifies an agreement entered into between the Government of the Commonwealth and the Eastern Extension Company, copy of which was laid on the Table of the Senate, 19th August, 1903, but only upon the following condition, namely, that instead of article 25 of the agreement, the following shall be article 25 thereof, that is to say : -

(25)   This agreement shall be in substitution for the two agreements and the provisional arrangement mentioned in the fourth recital of this agreement. This agreement shall expire on the 31st day of December, 1915.'

Provided further that the company shall within three months from the 1st January, 1906, execute the agreement as so amended."

R.   C. Baker, President.

The Senate, Melbourne, 7th December, 1905.

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