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Tuesday, 8 November 1977
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Mr Cohen (ROBERTSON, NEW SOUTH WALES) asked the Minister representing the Minister for Social Security, upon notice, on 25 October 1977:

What would be the annual cost of increasing the rent allowance for pensioners to $ 10 per week.


Mr Hunt - The Minister for Social Security has provided the following answer to the honourable member's question:

It is estimated that the annual cost of increasing the rent allowance (supplementary assistance) for social security pensioners from $5 to $ 10 a week would be some $8Sm.







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