Past Inquiries

Inquiry Report By Submissions Closed

Committee Secretariat Contact

Parliament House
George Street


Committee Membership

Mr David Gibson MP (Chair), Member for Gympie
Mr Bill Byrne MP, (Deputy Chair) Member for Rockhampton
Mr Michael Crandon MP, Member for Coomera
Mr Michael Hart MP, Member for Burleigh
Mr Bruce Young MP, Member for Keppel
Mr Rob Katter MP, Member for Mount Isa
Ms Kerry Millard MP, Member for Sandgate

Functions of the Committee

The information on this page relates to the committee of the 54th Parliament, which ended with the dissolution of the Parliament on 6 January 2015.


The State Development, Infrastructure and Industry Committee was established by the Queensland Legislative Assembly on 18 May 2012.

The committee has responsibility for examining Appropriation Bills, other proposed legislation, and public accounts and public works within the following portfolio areas:

  • State Development, Infrastructure and Planning
  • Energy and Water Supply
  • Tourism
  • Major Events
  • Small Business
  • Commonwealth Games

 The committee’s portfolio areas are currently administered by three departments and their Ministers:

  • State Development, Infrastructure and Planning,
  • Energy and Water Supply.
  • Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games

The committee may, from time to time, deal with matters referred to it by the Parliament that are outside these specific areas of responsibility.

The committee aims to conduct its work in a public forum where possible. Members of the public are often invited to make submissions and attend the committee’s public hearings. To keep informed of the committee’s work you can subscribe to email updates from

For more specific details on the Committee’s role please refer to Section 92  and Section 94 of the Parliament of Queensland Act 2001 and Parts 6 and 7 and Schedule 6 of the Standing Rules and Orders of the Legislative Assembly or contact the Committee’s secretariat.