Government's proposed medical panel questioned

The Federal Government insists its announcement of an independent panel to oversee medical transfers of asylum seekers is not an attempt to head off a defeat on the floor of Parliament next week over the issue.

But refugee advocates say the five-person review panel isn't good enough, as it won't have the power to overturn a minister's decision.

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