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Thursday, 26 August 1920

Mr POYNTON (GREY, SOUTH AUSTRALIA) (Minister for Home and Territories) - The answers to the honorable member's questions are as follow: -

1.   The agreement provides that the Commonwealth shall advance to the States the sum of £625 per settler (on the average) as working capital, and that a further sum equal to £375 per settler will be made available in connexion with soldier settlement for works, &c., approved by the Commonwealth. It is not proposed to further increase the loan of £625 per settler now made available, which amount was increased from £500 early in 1919.

2.   See No. 1.


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