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"WELL ON THE WAY"

RECIPROCAL PENSIONS BRITAIN AND NEW ZEALAND Parliamentary Reporter. WELLINGTON, this day. Reference to the British election results was contained in a notice of question given by Mr. Osboi'ne (Govt., Onehunga) in association with other Auckland members. He asked the Minister of Social Security, Mr. Parry, whether, in view of the change in Government of the United Kingdom, he would consider making renewed efforts towards establishing reciprocity in pension benefits. Mr. Parry: It is well on the way. way." It was stated that although the Government had reduced the residential qualification in New 'Zealand from 20 years to 10 years there were still many aged people not eligible for social security benefits because they had not resided long enough in New Zealand. Reciprocity with the United Kingdom' would meet such cases. Mr. Parry: We will do the same as we did with Australia.

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"WELL ON THE WAY", Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 176, 27 July 1945

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"WELL ON THE WAY" Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 176, 27 July 1945

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