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Notice given 10 December 2003

2465  Senator Evans: To ask the Minister for Defence—

(1) Can the following information about each committee within Defence chaired by a one star rank equivalent or higher be provided: (a) name of the committee; (b) its function and role; and (c) when it met during 2002 and 2003.

(2) (a) For the years 2001, 2002 and 2003, when did the Defence Industry Advisory Council meet; (b) what is its function and role; and (c) what is its current membership.

2467  Senator Evans: To ask the Minister for Defence—

(1) When did the Nunn review on remuneration in Defence provide its findings to the Government.

(2) When did the Australian Defence Organisation provide to the Government a response to the Nunn review.

(3) What is the current status of the Nunn review and its recommendations.

(4) Have the recommendations been formally agreed to by the Government.

(5) Is the Government yet to decide on its response to the Nunn review; if so, when is a decision expected.

(6) Has the Government decided to set aside, or is it considering setting aside, the Nunn review and its recommendations.

(7) (a) What is the relationship between the Nunn review and the remuneration reform program; (b) is the reform program examining: (i) issues covered, (ii) recommendations of, and (iii) the implementation of the recommendations of the Nunn review.

(8) Is it expected that the program will develop a new pay structure for the Australian Defence Force by June 2004.