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Friday, 22 July 1921

SenatorCOX asked the Minister for Repatriation, upon notice-

1.   Is the Minister aware whether a number of returned soldiers (between sixty and seventy) have taken up residence on the Murrumbidgee irrigationarea ona perpetual leasehold tenure from the New South Wales Government?

2.   Is the Minister further awarewhether, owing to their holdings being underthe leasehold tenure, thesemenhavebeen refused assistance under theWar Service Homes Act?

3.   If it is not possible to extend the provisions of. the Act to these particular cases, ' will the Minister considerthe advisability of making some special provision through the New South Wales Government, for giving these returned soldiers the assistance required?

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