ACCC rejects RDAA bargaining proposal

The assurance came within 24 hours of Prime Minister Tony Abbott axing the Climate Commission last week.

NMHC chair, Professor Allan Fels, said “contrary to some media reports suggesting the [NMHC] will be absorbed into the Department of Health, the commission understands it will simply now report to the new health minister”.

“Our independence is critical to credible reporting and advice, and to driving transparency and accountability,” he