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Deir submission to Hancock review

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The Federal Department of Employment and Industrial Relations today released copies of its submission to the Committee of Review Into Australian Industrial Relations Law and Systems (the Hancock Review).

The Government announced the establishment of the Committee of Review in July last year to make recommendations aimed at developing a more effective and practical industrial relations system in accordance with social, economic and industrial

changes which have occurred and are taking place in Australia. The Committee comprises Professor K Hancock (Chairman), Mr G Polites and Mr C Fitzgibbons.

The Committee has been asked to present its report to the Federal Government by March 1985.

Attached is a summary of the Department's submission.


Media Contact: DEIR, (Canberra)

(Robert Kyloh) 062 - 43 7269

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