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Friday, 2 July 1920

Mr MAKIN (HINDMARSH, SOUTH AUSTRALIA) asked the AttorneyGeneral, upon notice -

1.   Whether the Commonwealth Arbitration Court is at present in recess?

2.   If so, for what period?

3.   Does congestion of cases listed for hearing still exist?

4.   If so, what are the intentions of the Government to overcome the same, and to expedite the hearing of cases?

Mr. GROOM(for Mr. Hughes).The answers to the honorable member's questions are as follow: - 1 and 2. The four weeks' winter vacation of the Court began on Saturday, 26th June. The Deputy President is, however, sitting in vacation.

3.   Yes.

4.   An announcement will be made on this subject very shortly.

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