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Thursday, 9 December 1976

To the Honourable the Speaker and Members of the House of Representatives in Parliament assembled. The petition of the undersigned citizens of Australia respectfully showeth:

That those who have retired and those who are about to retire, are being severely and adversely affected by inflation and Australian economic circumstances.

The continuance of the mean's test on pensions causes undue hardship to them.

We call on the Government to immediately abolish the mean's test on all Aged Pensions.

To ensure a pension for all on retirement, and a guarantee that all Australian citizens will retire with dignity.

Acknowledge that a pension is a: 'Right and not a Charity'.

And your petitioners as in duty bound will ever pray. by Mr Viner.

Petition received.







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