Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel

MORE MORRISON GOVERNMENT DELAYS AND DENIALS FOR TPI VETERANS

October 29, 2020

Senate Estimates has revealed the Morrison Government will delay and deny vital support for disadvantaged Totally and Permanently Incapacitated (TPI) veterans for several years as part of its response to a review of the TPI Payment.

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LATEST VETERAN SUICIDE FIGURES SHOW WE NEED A ROYAL COMMISSION

October 09, 2020

The latest Australian Institute of Health and Welfare figures on defence and veteran suicides show we are failing our veterans and we urgently need a Royal Commission into this terrible scourge.

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VETERANS LEFT OUT AND LEFT BEHIND BY FEDERAL BUDGET

October 07, 2020

The Federal Budget does not do enough to support our ex-service men and women, and leaves too many veterans behind.

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APPOINTMENT OF INTERIM NATIONAL COMMISSIONER FOR DEFENCE AND VETERAN SUICIDE PREVENTION

October 01, 2020

Labor broadly welcomes the Morrison Government’s appointment of an interim National Commissioner for Defence and Veteran Suicide Prevention, and the release of the Terms of Reference for a review of past defence and veteran suicides.

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MORRISON GOVERNMENT HAS BROKEN ITS PROMISE TO RELEASE VETERAN PENSION REVIEW

September 17, 2020

The Morrison Government is failing to deliver on an election commitment to release a review of the Totally and Permanently Incapacitated (TPI) veterans’ pension.

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MORRISON GOVERNMENT MUST RELEASE TOTALLY AND PERMANENTLY INCAPACITATED VETERANS’ PENSION REVIEW

September 06, 2020

The Morrison Government has failed to respond to a review of the Totally and Permanently Incapacitated (TPI) veterans’ pension it has buried for 18 months.

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