28 May 1909

3rd Parliament · 4th Session

The President took the chair at 10.30 a.m., and read prayers.

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Senator McGREGOR laid upon the table the following paper: -

Correspondence regarding a Conference between Representatives of His Majesty’s Government and the Governments of the selfgoverning Dominions on the subject of Naval and Military Defence.

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Position of the Government.

Senator McGREGOR:
Vice-President of the Executive Council · South Australia · ALP

– In view of what has transpired in another place, and the position of affairs in connexion with the Government, I beg to move -

That the Senate do now adjourn.

Question resolved in the affirmative.

Senate adjourned at 10.32 a.m.

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