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HEWS RELEASEParliament House CanEierra ACT 2600 Telephone: (062) 73 2136Telex: 62286Federal Minister for Employment and Industrial Relations Ralph Willis MP 6 S e p t e m b e r 1984 1 9 9 / 8 4 APPOI NTMENTS TO THE AUSTRALI AN CONCI LI ATI ON AND ARBI TRATI ON COMMI SSI ON The F e d e r a l M i n i s t e r f o r E m p l o y m e n t and I n d u s t r i a l R e l a t i o n s , Mr R a l p h W i l l i s , t o d a y a n n o u n c e d t wo a p p o i n t m e n t s o f C o m m i s s i o n e r s t o t h e A u s t r a l i a n C o n c i l i a t i o n and A r b i t r a t i o n C o m m i s s i o n . Th e y a r e : . Mr G e o f f r e y G r i m s haw - F e d e r a l I n d u s t r i a l O f f i c e r w i t h t h e T r a n s p o r t W o r k e r s U n i o n o f A u s t r a l i a ; and . Mr s P a t r i c i a L e a r y - I n d u s t r i a l R e l a t i o n s Ma n a g e r w i t h B r a m b l e s I n d u s t r i e s L i m i t e d . Mr W i l l i s s a i d t h a t t h e a p p o i n t m e n t s w e r e p a r t o f a g r o u p o f s i x made n e c e s s a r y b e c a u s e o f r e s i g n a t i o n s and r e t i r e m e n t s f r o m t h e C o m m i s s i o n . The G o v e r n m e n t had a l r e a d y made f o u r a p p o i n t m e n t s e a r l i e r t h i s y e a r . Mr Gr i ms haw has had a l o n g and a c t i v e e x p e r i e n c e i n t h e t r a d e u n i o n mo v e me n t a n d , b e f o r e t a k i n g up h i s c u r r e n t a p p o i n t m e n t w i t h t h e T r a n s p o r t W o r k e r s U n i o n , had been t h e NSW S t a t e S e c r e t a r y o f t h a t u n i o n . I n h i s c u r r e n t p o s t , Mr G r i m s h a w 1s w o r k w i t h t h e u n i o n me a n t t h a t he was i n v o l v e d i n a w i d e r a n g e o f i n d u s t r i a l r e l a t i o n s a f f a i r s i n b o t h t h e p u b l i c and p r i v a t e s e c t o r s . . . . I I2-47-100 Mar 84

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