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Wednesday, 12 October 1910

Ledger's amendment) - put. The Committee divided.

DIVISION:NOES 17 (10 majority) AYES 7 PAIRS 0

Majority ... ... 10



Question so resolved in the negative.

Amendment negatived.

Amendment (by Senator St. Ledger) proposed -

That the following words be inserted after subclause 1 : - " Provided that the provision in this sub-section prescribing water-tight false bottoms shall not be applicable to limited coast-trade ships not exceeding 500 tons gross register."

Senator Lt.-Colonel Sir ALBERTGOULD (New South Wales) [8.49].- I do not know whether the Minister in charge of the Bill intends to accept the amendment or not.

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