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Poole, Robert Lindsay

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Birth Date: 12 June 1948 (Loxton, South Australia, Australia)

Family: (5 children)


Organiser and Workplace Health and Safety Officer for the LHMWU ; Lecturer, Hanoi University, Vietnam; Member, Gold Coast Corrective Services Board

Party Positions:

  1. (ALP) President of the Nerang branch of the ALP for six years
  2. (ALP) Member, Ministerial Legislative Committees: Police, Corrective Services; Primary Industries, Rural Communities; Tourism, Racing, Fair Trading; and Industrial Relations, Mar 2001 - Jan 2004
  3. (ALP) Member, Ministerial Legislative Committees: Health, Public Works, Housing, Racing, Police, Corrective Services, Primary Industries and Fisheries, Oct 2004 - 28 Feb 2006

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Gaven 17 Feb 2001 28 Feb 2006 Did not contest

Speeches: All Speeches

Parliamentary Service

Description From To
Chair, Estimates Committee G 11 May 2005 9 Aug 2005
Temporary Speaker/Deputy Speaker 31 Aug 2004 19 Apr 2005
Chair, Estimates Committee D 20 May 2004 17 Aug 2004
Member, Panel of Temporary Chairmen for the 51st Parliament 18 Mar 2004 31 Aug 2004
Member, Estimates Committee G 30 Apr 2003 19 Aug 2003
Member, Estimates Committee E 18 Apr 2002 30 Jul 2002
Member, Public Works Committee 3 May 2001 28 Feb 2006
Member, Panel of Temporary Chairmen for the 50th Parliament 22 Mar 2001 13 Jan 2004

Additional Information

Notes: Interests include horseracing and all major sports

Sources: Image sourced from the collection of Queensland Parliamentary Library and Research Service

[Last Modified: Thursday, 31 August 2017]