Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1996 Week 7 Hansard (20 June) . . Page.. 2029 ..
APPENDIX 1: Incorporated in Hansard on 19 June 1996 at page 1915.
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY QUESTION
QUESTION TAKEN ON NOTICE 23 MAY 1996
Fees for Basic Literacy and Numeracy Courses
MR MOORE - asked the Minister for Education and Training
Is the Minister aware of discussions within the Canberra Institute of
Technology considering charging for basic literacy and numeracy
Would the Minister assure this Assembly for the sake of social justice the basic literacy and numeracy courses will not be subject to fees?
MR STEFANIAK - the answer to Mr Moore's question is:
. Following a decision of the ACT Government in 1992, the basic literacy and numeracy course offered by CIT has been exempt from fees. There is no intention of changing this exemption.