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& # 39; I have always been a strong supporter of cashless welfare cards - I have seen the result that has had & # 39 ;, Senator Lambie said to reporters in Canberra on Monday.

The government is currently proposing a major action against welfare recipients in an effort to eradicate dole bludgers.

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If Parliament returns this week after the winter break, the Morrison government will reintroduce two pieces of legislation aimed at recipients of Newstart and the youth allowance.

The plan is to expand cashless welfare card tests and test thousands of welfare recipients.

The dual approach is aimed at reducing homelessness and unemployment while maintaining the lean social security system.

Under the government test, the Indue card base card was introduced in South Australia, Western Australia and Queensland – giving people up to 80 percent of their disposable well-being on the restrictive card.

& # 39; I have always been a strong supporter of cashless welfare cards - I have seen the result that has had & # 39 ;, Senator Lambie said to reporters in Canberra on Monday.

& # 39; I have always been a strong supporter of cashless welfare cards – I have seen the result that has had & # 39 ;, Senator Lambie said to reporters in Canberra on Monday.

Under the government test, the basic map for the Indue card was introduced in South Australia, Western Australia, and Queensland - which grants people up to 80 percent of their disposable well-being on the restrictive card.
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Under the government test, the basic map for the Indue card was introduced in South Australia, Western Australia, and Queensland - which grants people up to 80 percent of their disposable well-being on the restrictive card.

Under the government test, the basic map for the Indue card was introduced in South Australia, Western Australia, and Queensland – which grants people up to 80 percent of their disposable well-being on the restrictive card.

The Indue card without cash was introduced in February in the Queensland region's Bundaberg and Hervey Bay and can only be used in large chain stores such as supermarkets and participating stores.

The Centrelink Basics Card is limited to less than 50 percent, while 100 percent of all additional lump sum payments from the government are deposited on the card.

But the card has been criticized for the many loopholes in the law that limit people's lives – and some say it has prevented them from getting work.

The cards are a step closer to becoming a reality after securing the support of the most important senate classist Jacqui Lambie.

& # 39; I have always been a strong supporter of cashless welfare cards – I have seen the result that has had & # 39 ;, Senator Lambie said to reporters in Canberra on Monday.

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& # 39; I will say this though, get those algorithms right, to be honest it will take you way too long to get it moving. & # 39;

Vice-opposition leader Richard Marles confirmed that Labor was still opposed to a nationwide rollout of cashless welfare cards.

& # 39; It is up to the government to explain the basis on which it sees an advantage in its rollout & # 39 ;, he told the ABC.

& # 39; The auditor general has tested the effectiveness of this. The evidence that the government quotes is really meager. & # 39;

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson is convinced that the cards work.

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& # 39; It's actually cut back on domestic violence, people who use drugs, people who use alcohol. Children go to school, so it has worked in areas, & she said.

Cashless welfare cards, which quarantine 80 percent of payments, so that they can only be spent on essentials, are currently being used at four trial locations in South Australia, Western Australia and Queensland

Cashless welfare cards, which quarantine 80 percent of payments, so that they can only be spent on essentials, are currently being used at four trial locations in South Australia, Western Australia and Queensland

Cashless welfare cards, which quarantine 80 percent of payments, so that they can only be spent on essentials, are currently being used at four trial locations in South Australia, Western Australia and Queensland

Senator Lambie will also support legislation for drug test recipients, but only if federal politicians are also screened for illegal substances.

Under the proposed legislation, those who return a positive drug test for ice cream, ecstasy, marijuana, cocaine and heroin will be forced to continue with income management.

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The two-year trial will be rolled out in Logan in Queensland and Canterbury in New South Wales and Mandurah in Western Australia.

The legislation includes a $ 10 million & # 39; treatment fund & # 39; to stimulate rehabilitation services at the trial locations.

But the bill has been thrown away before, because many claim it is unfair.

& # 39; If you have nothing to hide there in that big white house, it's now your turn to do those random drug and alcohol tests, & # 39; said Mrs. Lambie.

& # 39; What is wrong with you people, what, maybe we miss a few wines after 8 hours & # 39; at night, shall we? That keeps the backbenchers in line. & # 39;

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Nationals backbencher Barnaby Joyce has no objection to MP & # 39; s being tested for medication.

& # 39; I don't think it's right for anyone to pass laws to prevent people from sticking their nose and then doing it themselves & he said to the Seven Network.

& # 39; I have absolutely no problems with drug testing from politicians. & # 39;

Marles is also happy to be tested with medication, but does not want the disadvantaged to be prosecuted under the policy.

& # 39; I think there is an outrage in what is being proposed here, & # 39; said the vice-opposition leader.

& # 39; We are for everything that stops people from taking drugs, and everything that puts people at work, but we need to see what the evidence is for this specific proposition.

& # 39; It is a real problem when we see the most vulnerable in our society being persecuted. & # 39;

The two-year drug testing test was to be rolled out at three locations: Logan in Queensland, Canterbury-Bankstown in NSW and Mandurah in WA.

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