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Injury (Compensation)

Volume 934: debated on Monday 27 June 1977

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asked the Attorney-General if he will introduce legislation seeking to require automatic compensation for accidental injury; what estimate he has made of costs associated with such a change; and if he will make a statement.

No. This question falls largely within the terms of reference of the Royal Commission on Civil Liability and Personal Injury whose report the Government expect to receive before the end of the year.