The newly elected QLD State Government has not yet updated it website/s with details of the new cabinet or the departmental changes that are currently taking place.
In order to get a handle on a ever changing context of Environmental Law in QLD, it would be prudent to attend (or send your colleagues to) ASBG’s one day intensive Environmental Workshop on regulation, reporting and management.
The following is a list of the newly announced Qld State Government Cabinet.
CABINET MINISTERS Campbell Newman - Premier and Cabinet Jeff Seeney - Deputy Premier and Minister for State Development, Infrastructure and Planning Tim Nicholls - Treasurer and Minister for Trade Lawrence Springborg - Minister for Health John-Paul Langbroek - Minister for Education, Training and Employment David Gibson - Minister for Police and Community Safety Jarrod Bleijie - Attorney General and Minister for Justice Scott Emerson - Minister for Transport and Main Roads Bruce Flegg - Minister for Housing and Public Works John McVeigh - Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Andrew Powell - Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection Andrew Cripps - Minister for Natural Resources and Mines Mark McArdle - Minister for Energy and Water Supply David Crisafulli - Minister for Local Government Tracy Davis - Minister for Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services Ros Bates - Minister for Science, IT, Innovation and the Arts Steve Dickson - Minister for National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing Jann Stuckey - Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and Commonwealth Games Jack Dempsey - Minister for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander & Multicultural Affairs and Assisting the Premier
ASSISTANT MINISTERS Lisa France (Pumicestone) - Assistant Minister for Natural Resources and Mines Tim Mander (Everton) - Assistant Minister for Sport and Racing Chris Davis (Stafford) - Assistant Minister for Health Gavin King (Cairns) - Assistant Minister for Tourism Steve Minnikin (Chatsworth) - Assistant Minister for Public Transport Rob Molhoek (Southport) - Assistant Minister for Child Safety Ian Walker (Mansfield) - Assistant Minister for Planning Reform Deb Frecklington (Nanango) - Assistant Minister for Finance, Administration and Regulatory Reform David Kempton (Cook) - Assistant Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Saxon Rice (Mount Coot-tha) - Assistant Minister for Technical and Further Education Robert Cavallucci (Brisbane Central) - Assistant Minister for Multicultural Affairs
PARLIAMENTARY ROLES Fiona Simpson - Speaker Glen Elmes - Deputy Speaker/Chairman of Committees Ray Stevens - Leader of the House Vaughan Johnson - Chief Whip Rosemary Menkens - Senior Whip Ted Sorensen Deputy Whip Tarnya Smith Deputy Whip