child endowment


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child endowment

n
(Social Welfare) a social security payment for dependent children
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Under a child endowment program beginning September, 2.
Evatt about child endowment, and Lang's hubris about the passage of family endowment.
None of it was contributory, and all but maternity allowances and child endowment were means-tested.
The committee went on to discuss the inefficiency in having a universal payment, child endowment, available parallel to the tax deduction, and recommended combining the two.
First, maternalism was a powerful political configuration in Australia from the late nineteenth century onwards and certainly contributed to the formation of the welfare state, which included women's hospitals, child endowment paid to mothers, infant and maternal welfare clinics and similar advances.
Grants provided by the federal government for child endowment (in 1941) (2) unemployment, pensions (in 1959), as well as the usual federal grants for education and health were used to reduce the state budget normally spent on those objects.
Any child endowment Aboriginal mothers did receive was, like any wages, paid into the various state Aboriginal welfare board trust accounts, from which hundreds of thousands of pounds were misappropriated.
The Julia Child Endowment Fund Scholarship & Julia Child Fund at The Boston Foundation--France--Two $5,000 cash scholarships for independent study and research in France as it relates to French food, wine and culinary traditions.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the IACP Foundation's Julia Child Endowment Fund, which provides scholarships for culinary training.
By granting child endowment and not the motherhood endowment, however, the United Australia Party government in 1941 showed it was more responsive to the needs of children than to those of women.
Weber (Guide to French Cuisine), a Francophile, "foodie" and winner of the Julia Child Endowment Fund Scholarship (http://frenchfood.
This allowed for the consolidation of the programs of child endowment, widows pension, unemployment and sickness benefits, together with the earlier programs of maternity allowance, age and invalid pension, into the characteristically Australian social security system.
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