Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.


[Per Press Association.—Copyright.]

S YDNEY. September 22. The Committee accepted the addition dealing with the liquor laws pro forma. The discussion of the powers nroposed to be conferred on the Federal authority occupied the whole afternoon. Alter a number of clauses had been disposed of, Mr Barton suggested that the work of the Convention should now cease in order to give the Drafting Committee an opportunity to deal with the amendments already made, and postpone the discussion on the remainder of the Bill until the meeting in Melbourne, and that at that gathering Queensland shoqld be given an opportunity >to reopen any question which she desired to have discussed. Tho suggestion was agreed to, aud the Convention adjourned.

' , _ September 23. Ihe Convention adjourned until to morrow.

Efforts will be made when at the meeting in Melbourne to create a Federal Court of Conciliation.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

Bibliographic details

FEDERAL CONVENTION., Issue 10427, 23 September 1897

Word Count

FEDERAL CONVENTION. Issue 10427, 23 September 1897

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.