: I have the honour to inform the house that I have received the following communication:
29th May, 1940.
Sir,-I have the honour to inform you that the Honourable Mr. Justice 0. S. Crocket, acting as Deputy of His Excellency the Administrator, will proceed to the Senate chamber to-day at 5.30 p.m., for the purpose of giving the Royal Assent to certain bills.
I have the honour to be,
Your obedient servant,
F. L. C. Pereira,
Acting Secretary to the Administrator.