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Keech, Hon Margaret Majella

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Birth Date: 18 September 1954

Family: 3 children

Education: Bachelor of Economics; Grad Dip Teaching; Grad Dip Applied Linguistics


Lecturer, Queensland University of Technology; professional development educator; teacher

Party Positions:

  1. (ALP) Parliamentary Caucus Secretary, 28 Mar 2001 - 11 Feb 2004
  2. (ALP) Ministerial Legislative Committee - Premier; Education; Local Government, Planning; Industrial Relations, Mar 2001

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Albert 17 Feb 2001 23 Mar 2012

Speeches: Inaugural | All Speeches

Parliamentary Service

Description From To
Member, Integrity, Ethics and Parliamentary Privileges Committee 23 Apr 2009 15 Jun 2011
Government Whip 3 Apr 2009 23 Mar 2012
Minister for Child Safety and Minister for Women 13 Sep 2007 26 Mar 2009
Minister for Women 1 Nov 2006 13 Sep 2007
Minister for Tourism, Fair Trading and Wine Industry Development 12 Feb 2004 13 Sep 2007
Chair, Estimates Committee A 2003 2003
Chair, Estimates Committee A 2002 2002
Member, Estimates Committee A 2001 2001
Member, Scrutiny of Legislation Committee 3 May 2001 13 Jan 2004

Additional Information

Notes: Member, Beenleigh Chamber of Commerce; Chairperson, Beenleigh Police District Community Consultative Committee

Sources: Image sourced from the collection of Queensland Parliamentary Library and Research Service ; Queensland Parliament, Members List, Biography, http://www.parliament.qld.gov.au/

[Last Modified: Friday, 28 July 2017]