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Tuesday, 15 April 1980
Page: 1452

Senator Grimes asked the Minister for Social Security, upon notice, on 4 March 1 980:

(   1 ) Does the Minister see files or minutes on all Social Service recipients who are prosecuted for misrepresentation in relation to social security entitlements.

(2)   Is the Minister required to approve such prosecutions: if not, does the Minister in practice approve or disapprove such applications, and in what proportion.

(3)   Did the Minister approve the prosecution of Anthony Waters of Tamworth.

Senator Dame Margaret Guilfoyle - The answer to the honourable senator's question is as follows: (l),(2)and(3)No.

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