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Change Queensland's motorbike licensing laws

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

Donna Ferguson
31/136 Duporth Avenue
MAROOCHYDORE QLD 4558

Total Signatures - 1331

Sponsoring Member: Hon Mark McArdle MP

Posting Date: 6/06/2012

Tabled Date: 6/06/2012

Responded By: Hon Scott Emerson MP on 6/07/2012

TO: The Honourable the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House the lack of training hours, on-bike experience and mandatory requirements needed to obtain a motorbike licence in Queensland through QRIDE.

 

Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to overhaul Queensland's current motorbike licensing laws and implement tougher regulations to obtain a motorbike licence through QRIDE in relation to age, driver experience and on-road motorbike training hours to prevent unskilled and inexperienced motorbike fatalities.