9 January 1918

7th Parliament · 2nd Session

The President (Senator the Hon. T. Givens) took the chair at 3 p.m., and read prayers.

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Resignation of Ministry

Senator MILLEN (New South Wales-

Acting Minister for Repatriation). - It will be within theknowledge of honorable senators that the Hughes Government have resigned, and, in order to allow time for the situation to be resolved, I move: - That the Senate do now adjourn.

Question resolved in the affirmative.

Senate adjourned at 3.1 p.m.

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