WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17.
The Council met at 2.30 p.m. GOLD DUTY ABOLITION BILL. It was reported that the conference had effected a compromise on the Gold Duty Abolition Bill to the effect that the miners' rights should be fixed at 10s after the 31st March, 1891, and that the new clause be struck out. The report was agreed to. END OP THE SESSION. • The Council resumed at 5 o'clock, when the assent of the Governor to the measures passed during the session was received, and the proceedings were brought to a close.
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LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2521, 18 September 1890
LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2521, 18 September 1890
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