Deposit Z158 - Australian Government Lawyers Association, Federal Office deposit

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Australian Government Lawyers Association, Federal Office deposit


  • 1917 - 1989 (Creation)

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25.5 m

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(1917 - 1991)

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The Association was established in 1917 as the Commonwealth Legal Professional Officers Association and changed its name to the Australian Government Lawyers Association in 1974. In 1991 the Association merged with the Professional Officers' Association, Australian Public Service.

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Minutes; subject files re arbitration and awards, membership and subscriptions, correspondence, reports, wage cases; office bearers; grievances and branch records, Royal Commissions and legal education; constitution and rules, press cuttings and records re the ACT Branch. Includes records of predecessor the Commonwealth Legal Professional Officers Association.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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Z287 Australian Government Lawyers Association, ACT Branch Deposit

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Entered from deposit description on 11 September 2012




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