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The North West Star
A $530,000 Qld cab licence is now worth less than $150,000: cabbiesJune the Queensland government expected the price of taxi licences would rise a
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
June the Queensland government expected the price of taxi licences would rise after taxi industry reform legislation passed Queensland Parliament. A department spokeswoman said the reforms passed by Parliament earlier this year provide "certainty... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
A $530,000 Qld cab licence is now worth less than $150,000: cabbiesJune the Queensland government expected the price of taxi licences would rise a
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
June the Queensland government expected the price of taxi licences would rise after taxi industry reform legislation passed Queensland Parliament. A department spokeswoman said the reforms passed by Parliament earlier this year provide "certainty... Read more
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The Age
A $530,000 Qld cab licence is now worth less than $150,000: cabbiesJune the Queensland government expected the price of taxi licences would rise a
The Age / Posted yesterday
June the Queensland government expected the price of taxi licences would rise after taxi industry reform legislation passed Queensland Parliament. A department spokeswoman said the reforms passed by Parliament earlier this year provide "certainty... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
MP swears at Prime Minister's press conferenceup," Mr Howarth joked, gesturing to some women in attendance at the media event
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
up," Mr Howarth joked, gesturing to some women in attendance at the media event. Of the 41 Liberal National Party MPs in Queensland Parliament, only eight are women, about 20 per cent. That is compared to 42 Labor MPs, 17 of whom are women, or... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Bailed Queensland youth to be accommodated in community homeswith moving 17-year-olds out of the adult system and into youth justice. Yvett
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
with moving 17-year-olds out of the adult system and into youth justice. Yvette D'Ath speaks about youth detention at Queensland Parliament. Photo: Felicity Caldwell There will be nine supervised bail houses with about 60 beds in Townsville,... Read more
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The Age
Bailed Queensland youth to be accommodated in community homeswith moving 17-year-olds out of the adult system and into youth justice. Yvett
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
with moving 17-year-olds out of the adult system and into youth justice. Yvette D'Ath speaks about youth detention at Queensland Parliament. Photo: Felicity Caldwell There will be nine supervised bail houses with about 60 beds in Townsville,... Read more
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News.com.au
Labor Goverment committ $21m to black lungthat affects some of the state’s hardest working contributors to the Queensland
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
that affects some of the state’s hardest working contributors to the Queensland economy,” he said. “As a member of the Queensland Parliament, and as a doctor, I am committed to ensuring the mistakes of the past are remedied and not repeated –... Read more
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The North West Star
Robbie Katter compare labour hire issues to FIFOthe issue with the Labour Hire Licensing Bill 2017 was similar to issues around
The North West Star / Posted 15 days ago
the issue with the Labour Hire Licensing Bill 2017 was similar to issues around Fly In Fly Out. Robbie Katter told Queensland Parliament Thursday that labour hire was a similar issue to FIFO in places like Mount Isa and Cloncurry. The Fly... Read more
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The Betoota Advocate
Queensland government announce buyback of deadly single-use plastic bagswill establish a bag buyback scheme to start in 2018. Annastacia Palaszczuk sp
The Betoota Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
will establish a bag buyback scheme to start in 2018. Annastacia Palaszczuk spoke to reporters briefly today after he the Queensland parliament voted to ban the environmental hazard. “Today is a red-letter day for the people of Queensland,” said... Read more
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The Age
'This could be a very serious contempt': Premier slams Pyne's actionsthreaten other MPs. "If these actions as they appear to be, are deliberate, th
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
threaten other MPs. "If these actions as they appear to be, are deliberate, this could be a very serious contempt of the Queensland Parliament," Ms Palaszczuk said. Contempt of Parliament can be punished by fines and jail in default of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'This could be a very serious contempt': Premier slams Pyne's actionsthreaten other MPs. "If these actions as they appear to be, are deliberate, th
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
threaten other MPs. "If these actions as they appear to be, are deliberate, this could be a very serious contempt of the Queensland Parliament," Ms Palaszczuk said. Contempt of Parliament can be punished by fines and jail in default of... Read more
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The North West Star
Speaker takes aim as paperwork Pyne prepares to unload more documentsof the use of parliamentary privilege to table documents, stopping short of nam
The North West Star / Posted 16 days ago
of the use of parliamentary privilege to table documents, stopping short of naming the Cairns MP. Mr Wellington said the Queensland Parliament was very "liberal" and members had an "almost unfettered right to table documents, at least in the... Read more
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The Age
Speaker takes aim as paperwork Pyne prepares to unload more documentsof the use of parliamentary privilege to table documents, stopping short of nam
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
of the use of parliamentary privilege to table documents, stopping short of naming the Cairns MP. Mr Wellington said the Queensland Parliament was very "liberal" and members had an "almost unfettered right to table documents, at least in the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Speaker takes aim as paperwork Pyne prepares to unload more documentsof the use of parliamentary privilege to table documents, stopping short of nam
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
of the use of parliamentary privilege to table documents, stopping short of naming the Cairns MP. Mr Wellington said the Queensland Parliament was very "liberal" and members had an "almost unfettered right to table documents, at least in the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Accused stalker of Queensland MP let into ParliamentMP let into Parliament by Cairns MP Rob Pyne An MP who invited a man who has b
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
MP let into Parliament by Cairns MP Rob Pyne An MP who invited a man who has been charged with stalking a female MP into Queensland Parliament has been asked to explain his actions. On Tuesday, independent MP Rob Pyne signed in as a guest a man... Read more
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The North West Star
Speaker warns MPs about guests after a 'very grave' incident at Parliamentthe parliamentary precinct. It is understood the independent member for Cairns
The North West Star / Posted 16 days ago
the parliamentary precinct. It is understood the independent member for Cairns Rob Pyne signed Petros Khalesirad into the Queensland Parliament on Monday. Mr Khalesirad had previously pleaded not guilty to stalking member for Keppel Brittany... Read more
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The Age
Speaker warns MPs about guests after a 'very grave' incident at Parliamentthe parliamentary precinct. It is understood the independent member for Cairns
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
the parliamentary precinct. It is understood the independent member for Cairns Rob Pyne signed Petros Khalesirad into the Queensland Parliament on Monday. Member for Keppel Brittany Lauga with her husband Wayne. Photo: Queensland Labor Mr... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Speaker warns MPs about guests after a 'very grave' incident at Parliamentthe parliamentary precinct. It is understood the independent member for Cairns
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
the parliamentary precinct. It is understood the independent member for Cairns Rob Pyne signed Petros Khalesirad into the Queensland Parliament on Monday. Member for Keppel Brittany Lauga with her husband Wayne. Photo: Queensland Labor Mr... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Speaker raises MP security breachIT’s another sitting day in Queensland Parliament and rail reliability and Labo
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 17 days ago
IT’s another sitting day in Queensland Parliament and rail reliability and Labor’s links to the union movement are expected to dominate question time today. Follow Question Time live below. SPEAKER PETER WELLINGTON said an incident had occurred... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Speaker raises MP security breachIT’s another sitting day in Queensland Parliament and rail reliability and Labo
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
IT’s another sitting day in Queensland Parliament and rail reliability and Labor’s links to the union movement are expected to dominate question time today. Follow Question Time live below. SPEAKER PETER WELLINGTON said an incident had occurred... Read more
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International Business Times
Australian police get new spy powers to hack smart-devices, demand encryption keys purposes with the intention of combating terrorism, after a new piece of legisl
International Business Times / Posted 17 days ago
purposes with the intention of combating terrorism, after a new piece of legislation passed with bipartisan support in the Queensland parliament. The Counter-Terrorism and Other Legislation Amendment bill gives Queensland law enforcement the legal... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Queensland minister under pressure to resignsent confidential details about a mother and her sons to their accused abuser.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
sent confidential details about a mother and her sons to their accused abuser. Minister Shannon Fentiman is under fire in Queensland Parliament. The boys' father is in jail on remand, accused of attacking the woman, leaving her with broken bones,... Read more
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The Age
Queensland minister under pressure to resignsent confidential details about a mother and her sons to their accused abuser.
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
sent confidential details about a mother and her sons to their accused abuser. Minister Shannon Fentiman is under fire in Queensland Parliament. The boys' father is in jail on remand, accused of attacking the woman, leaving her with broken bones,... Read more
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The North West Star
Solar sector booming in North Queenslandthan 5000 Megawatts of electricity and support 3200 jobs, the state government
The North West Star / Posted 18 days ago
than 5000 Megawatts of electricity and support 3200 jobs, the state government says. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk told Queensland Parliament Tuesday morning the Australian Solar Council and Battery Storage Council estimates were a vote of... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Child Safety bungle in QT spotlightQueensland Parliament: Question Time live blog Anthony TempletonThe Queensland
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 18 days ago
Queensland Parliament: Question Time live blog Anthony TempletonThe Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk. Picture: AAP/Image Sarah Marshall IT’S the first day of the parliamentary sitting week and domestic violence and parole issues are... Read more
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The North West Star
Robbie and Daisy marry this weekendwill wed in a private ceremony in Brisbane on Saturday, September 2. The honeym
The North West Star / Posted 22 days ago
will wed in a private ceremony in Brisbane on Saturday, September 2. The honeymoon will be delayed, as Katter returns to Queensland Parliament for a sitting on Tuesday, September 5. Ms Hatfield met Katter when she was on assignment in 2015,... Read more
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The North West Star
Letters to the editorinformation can be found on the Department’s website or by calling 1800 555 254
The North West Star / Posted 25 days ago
information can be found on the Department’s website or by calling 1800 555 254. Dan Tehan Minister for Veterans’ AffairsQueensland Parliament condemns Labor’s record high energy prices Last week, the Queensland Parliament delivered a damming... Read more
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The Age
One Nation makes MP wage freeze pledgeminor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after
The Age / Posted 25 days ago
minor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after receiving a letter from the Clerk of the Queensland parliament letting MP's know their pay rise for this year will be 2.25 per cent. LNP MP Steve Dickson defected to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
One Nation makes MP wage freeze pledgeminor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 25 days ago
minor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after receiving a letter from the Clerk of the Queensland parliament letting MP's know their pay rise for this year will be 2.25 per cent. LNP MP Steve Dickson defected to... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
One Nation makes MP wage freeze pledgeminor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 26 days ago
minor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after receiving a letter from the Clerk of the Queensland parliament letting MP's know their pay rise for this year will be 2.25 per cent. That takes the base pay of a... Read more
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Weekly Times
One Nation makes MP wage freeze pledgeminor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after
Weekly Times / Posted 26 days ago
minor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after receiving a letter from the Clerk of the Queensland parliament letting MP's know their pay rise for this year will be 2.25 per cent. That takes the base pay of a... Read more
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Herald Sun
One Nation makes MP wage freeze pledgeminor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after
Herald Sun / Posted 26 days ago
minor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after receiving a letter from the Clerk of the Queensland parliament letting MP's know their pay rise for this year will be 2.25 per cent. That takes the base pay of a... Read more
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News.com.au
One Nation makes MP wage freeze pledgeminor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after
News.com.au / Posted 26 days ago
minor party's Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after receiving a letter from the Clerk of the Queensland parliament letting MP's know their pay rise for this year will be 2.25 per cent. That takes the base pay of a... Read more
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Perth Now
One Nation makes MP wage freeze pledgeelection. One Nation Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monda
Perth Now / Posted 26 days ago
election. One Nation Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after receiving a letter from the Clerk of Queensland parliament letting MP's know their pay rise for this year will be 2.25 per cent. That takes the base pay of a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
One Nation takes aim at MP wageselection. One Nation Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise today af
The Courier Mail / Posted 26 days ago
election. One Nation Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise today after receiving a letter from the Clerk of Queensland parliament letting MPs know their pay rise for this year would be 2.25 per cent. That takes the base pay of a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
One Nation makes MP wage freeze pledgeelection. One Nation Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monda
The Courier Mail / Posted 26 days ago
election. One Nation Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise on Monday after receiving a letter from the Clerk of Queensland parliament letting MP's know their pay rise for this year will be 2.25 per cent. That takes the base pay of a... Read more
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News.com.au
One Nation takes aim at MP wageselection. One Nation Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise today af
News.com.au / Posted 26 days ago
election. One Nation Queensland leader Steve Dickson made the promise today after receiving a letter from the Clerk of Queensland parliament letting MPs know their pay rise for this year would be 2.25 per cent. That takes the base pay of a... Read more
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The North West Star
Letters to the editorinformation can be found on the Department’s website or by calling 1800 555 254
The North West Star / Posted 26 days ago
information can be found on the Department’s website or by calling 1800 555 254. Dan Tehan Minister for Veterans’ AffairsQueensland Parliament condemns Labor’s record high energy prices Last week, the Queensland Parliament delivered a damming... Read more
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The North West Star
Queensland bans 100 per cent FIFO workforceworkforces and prohibit discrimination against local workers. Mines cannot emp
The North West Star / Posted 29 days ago
workforces and prohibit discrimination against local workers. Mines cannot employ 100% FIFO under new laws passed in Queensland parliament. The Queensland Government has banned 100% FIFO workforces on large resource projects near regional... Read more
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News.com.au
Motion debated after decision on Pullen killerrelease, did not tell the parents as they shook hands and smiled for the camera
News.com.au / Posted 29 days ago
release, did not tell the parents as they shook hands and smiled for the cameras. 'No body, no parole' laws have passed Queensland parliament with support from both major parties. Corrective Service Minister Mark Ryan said today that all... Read more
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The North West Star
One Nation has candidates in most Queensland seatsher party's annual general meeting in Brisbane on Thursday. Senator Hanson sai
The North West Star / Posted 30 days ago
her party's annual general meeting in Brisbane on Thursday. Senator Hanson said the party had 53 candidates so far for the Queensland Parliament, which will be expanded to 93 seats in the next term. And she also gave the first indication she... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Hanson tells faithful One Nation has candidates in most Queensland electoratesher party's annual general meeting in Brisbane on Thursday. Senator Hanson sai
Brisbane Times / Posted 30 days ago
her party's annual general meeting in Brisbane on Thursday. Senator Hanson said the party had 53 candidates so far for the Queensland Parliament, which will be expanded to 94 seats in the next term. Pauline Hanson told the One Nation AGM the party... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Hanson tells faithful One Nation has candidates in most Queensland electoratesher party's annual general meeting in Brisbane on Thursday. Senator Hanson sai
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 30 days ago
her party's annual general meeting in Brisbane on Thursday. Senator Hanson said the party had 53 candidates so far for the Queensland Parliament, which will be expanded to 94 seats in the next term. Pauline Hanson told the One Nation AGM the party... Read more
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The Age
Hanson tells faithful One Nation has candidates in most Queensland electoratesher party's annual general meeting in Brisbane on Thursday. Senator Hanson sai
The Age / Posted 30 days ago
her party's annual general meeting in Brisbane on Thursday. Senator Hanson said the party had 53 candidates so far for the Queensland Parliament, which will be expanded to 94 seats in the next term. Pauline Hanson told the One Nation AGM the party... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Labor’s explosive week continuesIT’S the final day of an explosive sitting week in Queensland parliament. Labo
The Courier Mail / Posted 30 days ago
IT’S the final day of an explosive sitting week in Queensland parliament. Labor disunity and law and order issues are expected to dominate question time today. SCROLL DOWN FOR THE BLOG 9.51am Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk used her ministerial... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
MP tearful over father's diagnosis as Queensland passes new black lung lawsQueensland passes new laws After losing her grandfather to black lung, Labor b
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
Queensland passes new laws After losing her grandfather to black lung, Labor backbencher Jo-Ann Miller has broken down in Queensland Parliament revealing her father has also been diagnosed with the disease, as new laws are passed giving those with... Read more
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The North West Star
Robbie Katter attacks trading hours changesIsa Robbie Katter has reacted with dismay to the changes to the Trading (Allowa
The North West Star / Posted a month ago
Isa Robbie Katter has reacted with dismay to the changes to the Trading (Allowable Hours) Amendment Bill 2017 passed by Queensland parliament on Tuesday. The changes extend some trading hours however the ban on Sunday and public holiday trading... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Miller’s claims under spotlightIT’S another sitting day in Queensland Parliament and Question Time is expected
The Courier Mail / Posted a month ago
IT’S another sitting day in Queensland Parliament and Question Time is expected to be dominated by Labor backbencher Jo-Ann Miller’s bombshell allegations she made in the house last night that Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Deputy Premier Jackie... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Miller’s claims to come under spotlightIT’S another sitting day in Queensland Parliament and Question Time is expected
Geelong Advertiser / Posted a month ago
IT’S another sitting day in Queensland Parliament and Question Time is expected to be dominated by Labor backbencher Jo-Ann Miller’s bombshell allegations she made in the house last night that Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Deputy Premier Jackie... Read more
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News.com.au
Miller’s claims to come under spotlightthe explosive allegations in the House last night. Picture: File photo/AAP /Sam
News.com.au / Posted a month ago
the explosive allegations in the House last night. Picture: File photo/AAP /Samantha Manchee IT’S another sitting day in Queensland Parliament and Question Time is expected to be dominated by Labor backbencher Jo-Ann Miller’s bombshell... Read more
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