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Harper, Robert Malcolm (Bob)

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Birth Date: 17 November 1944 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Death Date: 2 November 2017

Parents: Neville Barclay Harper and Hazel Jane (nee Gardner)

Family: Rhonda, 3 daughters

Education: Bachelor of Business-Accountancy


Accountant in the electricity industry; Member, Australian Society of CPAs

Party Positions:

  1. (LIB) Previously branch Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer
  2. (LIB) Treasurer and Development Officer, Ryan Federal Electorate Council (and zone)
  3. (LIB) Member, Campaign Committees (Federal/State/Council)
  4. (LIB) Member, Ministerial Legislative Committees: Treasurer, Mines and Energy; Tourism, Small Business and Industry, Apr 1996 - Jun 1998
  5. (LIB) Member, Ministerial Legislative Committee: Police and Corrective Services, Apr 1997 - Jun 1998

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly LIB Mount Ommaney 15 Jul 1995 13 Jun 1998

Parliamentary Service

Description From To
Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for the Arts 8 May 1997 13 Jun 1998
Chairman, Estimates Committee A 3 Sep 1996 8 Oct 1996
Chairperson, Public Accounts Committee 2 Apr 1996 7 May 1997
Member, Public Accounts Committee 15 Sep 1995 7 May 1997

Additional Information

Notes: Interests include community groups, school P&F, following cricket and football, surfing, national parks, tennis and squash

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

[Last Modified: Wednesday, 8 November 2017]