I am not objecting to an amendment being moved 'to the motion, but the proper procedure is that the Government should express its own opinion, which is as expressed in the motion. A separate vote would be obtained if a motion were made amending this, saying that the amendment made by the Senate to clause 6 be not accepted, or that the amendments made by the Senate be accepted with the exception of that to clause 6. The fact is not that I
wish to stand in the way of the House expressing its exact opinion, but the method followed by the Government is the usual method of procedure.
Subtopic: CONSIDERATION OP AMENDMENTS MADE BY THE SENATE TO BILL FOR THE ACQUISITION OP THE SYSTEM BY THE GOVERNMENT.