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Amend the Trading Hours Act 1990

Eligibility - Queensland citizens

Principal Petitioner:

Robert Carroll
60 Leslie Street

Total Signatures - 1066

Sponsoring Member: Hon John McVeigh MP

Posting Date: 1/05/2013

Tabled Date: 1/05/2013

Responded By: Hon Jarrod Bleijie MP on 12/06/2013

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

The petition of citizens of Queensland with respect to the current State of Queensland law which appears to prohibit the presentation of trade shows on Sundays.


Your petitioners, therefore, request the House as follows:


We, the undersigned, sign this petition asking the Queensland Government to make immediate amendments to the Trading Hours Act of 1990 to allow manufacturers and retailers of camper trailers, caravans, motor homes, motor vehicles and trucks to display and promote their goods and their businesses on Sundays at special events, trade shows, and consumer exhibitions like Motor Shows and Caravan Camping Expos.