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Thursday, 24 February 1977

Mr BONNETT (HERBERT, QUEENSLAND) - I direct my question to the Prime Minister. Has the honourable gentleman seen reports of a statement by the President of the Australian Council of Trade Unions describing the rise of 6 per cent in the consumer price index as disastrous? What would be the effect on the economy if that disastrous increase in the CPI were to be passed on by the Australian Conciliation and Arbitration Commission in higher wage costs to industry?

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