Former Secretary of Human Services Kathryn Campbell was scrutinized at the Robodebt Royal Commission. sauce: AAP / Mick Tsikas
Morrison was Minister of Social Services when the scheme was created in 2015 and Prime Minister when it was withdrawn in 2019 after it was ruled that the Average Income Act method of calculating debt was illegal. .
“I’ve been having trouble getting citizens to participate in the system,” she replied.
Department figures will later be relied on reports as proof that the scheme was working properly.
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