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Friday, 11 October 1985
Page: 1122

(Question No. 534)


Senator Macklin asked the Minister representing the Minister for Defence, upon notice, on 12 December 1985:

(1) Did the Government in 1983 set up an Inter-Departmental Committee to review the subject of awards, medals and decorations for more members of the Defence Force.

(2) Has this Committee yet reached any conclusions; if so, what are its recommendations; if not, when can it be expected to report.


Senator Gareth Evans —The Minister for Defence has provided the following answer to the honourable senator's question:

(1) Yes,

(2) The committee has completed its report which is awaiting consideration by the Government.