Hobbs' allowances referred to Parlt. Services
22 December 2000 Media Statement
Hobbs' allowances referred to Parliamentary Services
Labour deputy leader Michael Cullen said today that issues surrounding parliamentary allowances claimed by Marian Hobbs are being examined by Parliamentary Services.
"There are some issues needing clarification. Marian has asked that Parliamentary Services, who oversee MPs' salaries and allowances, look into the matter.
"I have referred the matter to Parliamentary Services and we now await their report," Dr Cullen said.