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Katter announces Centrelink follow-up.

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Katter announces Centrelink follow-up

31 March, 2006

Centrelink will be contacting people who have applied for the $10,000 grant for cyclone relief to assess their ability to claim a further $15,000, Member for Kennedy Bob Katter announced today.

Mr Katter said Centrelink would begin phoning recipients of the initial $10,000 to assess their eligibility for a further $15,000.

“We would urge these people to contact Centrelink and see whether they are eligible for the extra monies,” Mr Katter said.

He added that he could not name a single person he has interfaced with who hasn’t been helpful and co-operative in the wake of the devastation.

“People are working long hours and dealing with justifiable anger and are still getting the job done,” he said.


Hon Bob Katter MP Federal Member for Kennedy