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Wednesday, 23 May 1928

Dr EARLE PAGE - On 18th May, 1928, the honorable member for EdenMonaro (Mr. Perkins) asked the following questions : -

1.   What is the number of employees in the Note Issue Department, now located in Melbourne? '

2.   Is it the. intention of the Government to have this department transferred to Canberra?

3.   Is there any reason why this department cannot be housed and conducted at Canberra?

The Commonwealth Bank has furnished the following information : -


2 and 3. The Note Issue Department is under the control of the Commonwealth Bank. The board of directors has not considered the ' possibility of the transfer of the Note Issue Department to Canberra.

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