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Transcript 6720


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Hawke, Robert

Period of Service: 11/03/1983 to 20/12/1991

More information about Hawke, Robert on The National Archive website.

Release Date: 13/09/1985

Release Type: Media Release

Transcript ID: 6720

FOR MEDIA 13 September 1985
Professor Jack Richardson, the Commonwealth Ombudsman,
will retire when his second term of office ceases on
23 September 1985.
The Government is still considering a permanent
appointment to replace Professor Richardson. It may be
some little time yet before an announcement can be made.
In the meantime a Deputy Commonwealtn Ombudsman,
Air Vice Marshal J. C. Jordan will act as
Commonwealth Ombudsman.

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