§ 36. Mr. Cousins
To ask the Attorney-General what is the number of cases currently under investigation by the Serious Fraud Office; and when he proposes to meet the Serious Fraud Office to discuss the progress of investigations.
§ The Attorney-General
The Serious Fraud Office is currently investigating 50 separate cases with criminal proceedings having been commenced in 36 of those cases. I frequently discuss matters of departmental interest with the director and expect to do so shortly.