VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS NO. 16, TUESDAY 28 SEPTEMBER 1965
(1) That a Select Committee be appointed to inquire into and report upon,—
(a) Measures which have been taken by the State Government and other statutory authorities during the recent and current drought in New South Wales.
(b) Ways and means of implementing drought control and drought relief measures to minimise the effect of future droughts.
(c) Proposals to co-ordinate State and Commonwealth assistance in dealing with drought relief.
(2) That such Committee consist of Mr. Chaffey, Mr. Jackson, Mr. Mackie, Mr. Mason, Mr. Simpson, Mr. Wattison and the Mover.
(3) That the Committee have leave to sit during the sittings or any adjournment of the House and to make visits of inspection within the State of New South Wales and to other States of the Commonwealth.
The Parliament of New South Wales acknowledges and respects the traditional lands of all Aboriginal people, and pays respects to all Elders past and present. We acknowledge the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation as the traditional custodians of the land on which the Parliament of New South Wales stands.