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Morrison commits $500m to coronavirus response

Morrison commits $500m to coronavirus response

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced the government is preparing $500 million for its coronavirus response, a figure the states and territories are expected to match to meet the estimated $1 billion cost. “There would be 50,50 cost sharing between the commonwealth and the states for those additional costs for public health in response to responding

PM puts $100 million down to help states in a new funding arrangement

PM puts $100 million down to help states in a new funding arrangement

March 6, 2020. The Prime Minister Scot Morrison speaks to the media in Canberra about how the federal government has pledged to help the states with a 50:50 cost split for the coronavirus. The prime minister says that normally the Commonwealth pays 45 per cent of health costs. He anticipates the total cost could be up to $1 billion. "The Commonwealth

PM commits $500m to coronavirus response

PM commits $500m to coronavirus response

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced the government is preparing $500 million for its coronavirus response, a figure the states and territories are expected to match to meet the estimated $1 billion cost. “There would be 50,50 cost sharing between the commonwealth and the states for those additional costs for public health in response to responding