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representatives vote 2019-11-28#3

Edited by mackay

on 2019-11-29 15:05:29

Title

  • Motions Prime Minister
  • Motions - Prime Minister - Put the question

Description

  • <p class="speaker">Tony Smith</p>
  • <p>The question now is that the motion moved by the Leader of the Opposition be agreed to.</p>
  • <p class="speaker">Julie Collins</p>
  • The majority voted in favour of a motion *to put the question*. In other words, they voted to vote on the issue now rather than continuing to debate.
  • <p>Why can't the Prime Minister just say that he made a mistake? Why doesn't he get&#8212;</p>
  • <p class="speaker">Christian Porter</p>
  • <p>I move:</p>
  • <p class="italic">That the question be now put.</p>
  • <p class="speaker">Tony Smith</p>
  • <p>The question is that the question be now put.</p>