Centrelink's compliance program - Fifth interim report

November 2021

© Commonwealth of Australia 2021
ISBN: 978-1-76093-316-6

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Committee Members

Terms of Reference


List of Recommendations

Chapter 1—Introduction

  Reasons for this interim report
  Conduct of inquiry

Chapter 2—The settlement of the class action

  The class action lawsuit
  Did the government know the scheme was not legally sound?
  Implementation Plan for Settlement Distribution Scheme
  Committee view

Chapter 3—Public interest immunity

  Public interest immunity claims
  Committee view

Government Senators' Dissenting Comments

  The settlement of the class action
  Public interest immunity

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