Report on the applications made in ... by the States of South Australia, Western Australia, and Tasmania, for financial assistance from the Commonwealth under Section 96 of the Constitution / Commonwealth Grants Commission

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Commonwealth Grants Commission (Australia)
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Nq 328.94 AUS
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Canberra : The Commonwealth, 1934-1970
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1937/1938, PP no. 75 of 1937
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COMMONWEALTH GRANTS COMMISSION. FOURTH REPORT (1937). REPORT ON THE Applications made by the States of South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania, for Financial Assistance in 1937-38 from the Commonwealth under Section 96 of the Constitution. 1 , 3
TABLE OF CONTENTS. 5 , 7
Chapter I. INTRODUCTION. 8 , 9 , 10 , 11 , 12 , 13 , 14 , 15 , 16 , 17 , 18
Chapter II. ECONOMIC POSITION OF THE CLAIMANT STATES. 19 , 20 , 21 , 23 , 25 , 26 , 27 , 28 , 29 , 30 , 31 , 32 , 33 , 34 , 35 , 36 , 37 , 38 , 39 , 41 , 42 , 43 , 44 , 45
Chapter III. THE CLAIMS OF THE STATES. 46 , 47 , 48 , 49 , 50 , 51 , 52 , 53 , 54 , 55 , 56 , 57 , 58 , 59 , 60 , 61 , 62 , 63 , 64 , 65 , 66 , 67 , 68 , 69 , 70 , 71
Chapter IV. THE MEASUREMENT OF RELATIVE FINANCIAL POSITION. 72 , 73 , 74 , 75 , 76 , 77 , 78 , 79 , 80 , 81 , 82 , 83 , 84 , 85
Chapter V. RECOMMENDATIONS. 86 , 87 , 88 , 89 , 90 , 91
Chapter VI. OBSERVATIONS. 92 , 93 , 94 , 95
Chapter VII. SUMMARY OF REPORT. 96 , 97 , 98 , 99 , 100
Chapter VIII. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS. 101
APPENDICES. Appendix No. 1. TAXABLE CAPACITY AND SEVERITY OF TAXATION, 1935-36. 103 , 104 , 105 , 106 , 107 , 108 , 109 , 110 , 111 , 112 , 113 , 114 , 115 , 116 , 117 , 118 , 119 , 120 , 121
Appendix No. 2. FEDERAL INCOME TAX ASSESSMENTS, 1935-36 (18 MONTHS), INCOME YEAR 1934-35. 122
Appendix No. 3. AUSTRALIAN CONSOLIDATED SECURITIES. Annual Interest Liability at Commonwealth Registries Calculated on Figures as at 30th June, 1936. 123
Appendix No. 4. DIRECT COMPARISON OF RATES OF TAXATION, 1935-36 124 , 125 , 126 , 127 , 128 , 129
Appendix No. 5. FINANCIAL PROVISIONS OF THE CONSTITUTION. 130 , 131
Appendix No. 6. SUMMARY OF CLAIMS OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA, WESTERN AUSTRALIA AND TASMANIA FOR 1937-38. 132 , 133 , 134 , 135 , 136 , 137 , 138 , 139 , 140 , 141 , 142
Appendix No. 7, APPROXIMATE ALLOCATION AMONGST THE STATES OE THE RECEIPTS AND EXPENDITURE OP THE CONSOLIDATED REVENUE FUND OF THE COMMONWEALTH FOR 1935-36. 143
Appendix No. 8. APPROXIMATE ALLOCATION AMONGST THE STATES OF COMMONWEALTH RECEIPTS FROM DIRECT TAXATION IN 1935-36. 145
Appendix No. 9. STATE TAXATION—TOTAL COLLECTIONS, 1935-36. 146
Appendix No. 10. STATE TAXATION—TOTAL COLLECTIONS PER HEAD, 1935-36. 147
Appendix No. 11. SUMMARY OF THE RELATIVE REVENUE POSITION OF THE STATES, 1935-30. 148
Appendix No. 12. NET GAIN OR LOSS TO STATE BUDGETS, 1935-38, IN RESPECT OF CERTAIN PUBLIC UTILITIES. 149
Appendix No. 13. COMPARATIVE STATEMENT OF SALARIES PAID TO MALE CLERICAL EMPLOYEES IN COMMONWEALTH AND ALL STATE PUBLIC SERVICES, 1935-36. 150
Appendix No. 14. NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES ENGAGED IN REVENUE SERVICES, ALL STATES 1935-36. 151
Appendix No. 15. STATE EXPENDITURE ON SOCIAL SERVICES, 1935-36, FROM CONSOLIDATED REVENUE AND SPECIAL FUNDS. Net Expenditure. 152 , 153
Appendix No. 16. UNSHELTERED INDUSTRIES—AUSTRALIA, 1934-35. Value of Production by States. 154 , 155
Appendix No. 17. TOTAL OF LOCAL AND/OR NET VALUE OF PRODUCTION—AUSTRALIA. 156
Appendix No. 18. LOCAL AND/OR NET VALUE OF PRODUCTION BY STATES—AUSTRALIA, 1930-31 TO 1934-35. 157 , 158 , 159
Appendix No. 19. 160
Appendix No. 20. VALUE OF PRODUCTION (PER HEAD), “ MIXED ” VALUES. 161
Appendix No. 21. BUILDING PERMITS—METROPOLITAN AREAS OF THE SIX STATES. 162 , 163 , 164
Appendix No. 22. NUMBER OF FACTORY EMPLOYEES (a) PER 1,000 OF POPULATION. 165
Appendix No. 23. METROPOLITAN AND URBAN POPULATION. Percentage of Total Population, Census, 1933. 166
Appendix No. 24. SPECIAL GRANTS PAID BY COMMONWEALTH TO STATES. 167
Appendix No. 25. PAYMENTS TO THE STATES FROM COMMONWEALTH REVENUE SINCE FEDERATION. 168
Appendix No. 26. PAYMENTS TO THE STATES (PER HEAD OF POPULATION) FROM COMMONWEALTH REVENUE SINCE FEDERATION. 169
Appendix No. 27. COMMONWEALTH PAYMENTS TO THE STATES. Comparison op Amounts Payable under the Financial Agreement with Amounts that Would Have Been Paid if the Surplus Revenue Act had Continued to Operate in Lieu of the Financial Agreement. 170 , 171
Appendix No. 28. PAYMENTS BY THE COMMONWEALTH TO THE STATES FROM REVENUE AND LOAN FUND, 1930-31 TO 1935-36. 172 , 173 , 174 , 175 , 176 , 177 , 178 , 179
Appendix No. 29. COMMONWEALTH ASSISTANCE TO PRIMARY INDUSTRIES FROM 1930-31 TO 1935-36. 180
Appendix No. 30. ANNUAL SAVINGS IN INTEREST EY CONVERSION OF LOANS IN AUSTRALIA AND LONDON, 1931 TO 1936. 181
Appendix No. 31. COMMONWEALTH REVENUE FROM DIRECT TAXATION. 182
Appendix No. 32. COMMONWEALTH REVENUE FROM INDIRECT TAXATION. 183
Appendix No. 33 COMMONWEALTH TAXATION—DIRECT AND INDIRECT. 184
Appendix No. 34. COMMONWEALTH AND STATE TAXATION. 185
Appendix No. 35. STATE TAXATION COLLECTIONS, EXCLUDING LOTTERY TAXES, BUT INCLUSIVE OF COLLECTIONS PAID TO SPECIAL FUNDS—1901-02 to 1935-36. 186 , 187
Appendix No. 36. STATE TAXATION COLLECTIONS (PER HEAD OF POPULATION) EXCLUDING LOTTERY TAXES, BUT INCLUSIVE OF COLLECTIONS PAID TO SPECIAL FUNDS, 1901-02 to 1935-36. 188 , 189
Appendix No. 37. EXPENDITURE FROM THE CONSOLIDATED REVENUE FUND. 190
Appendix No. 38. EXPENDITURE FROM THE CONSOLIDATED REVENUE FUND. 191
Appendix No. 39. EXPENDITURE FROM THE CONSOLIDATED REVENUE FUND—PER HEAD OF POPULATION. 192
Appendix No. 40. EXPENDITURE FROM THE CONSOLIDATED REVENUE FUND—PER HEAD OF POPULATION. 193
Appendix No. 41. SURPLUSES AND DEFICITS, COMMONWEALTH AND STATES, 1901-02 TO 1935-36. 194 , 195 , 196
Appendix No. 42. PUBLIC DEBT—COMMONWEALTH AND STATES. (Including Shout-teem Debt.) 197
Appendix No. 43. NET LOSSES ON PUBLIC DEBT CHARGES OF THE STATES AFTER DEBITING INTEREST, SINKING FUND AND EXCHANGE AND CREDITING EARNINGS. 198 , 199
Appendix No. 44. INTEREST, SINKING FUND AND EXCHANGE CHARGES ON THE PUBLIC DEBT OF THE STATES (INCLUDING SHORT-TERM DEBT). 200 , 201
Appendix No. 45. NET LOAN EXPENDITURE OF THE STATES, EXCLUDING REVENUE DEFICITS FUNDED. 202
Appendix No. 46. MAIN DOCUMENTS SUBMITTED TO THE COMMONWEALTH GRANTS COMMISSION. 203
Appendix No. 47. PUBLIC SITTINGS AND APPEARANCES. 204
Appendix No. 48. NAMES OF WITNESSES WHO APPEARED BEFORE THE COMMISSION. 205
INDEX TO THE REPORT. 207 , 208 , 209 , 210 , 211 , 212

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