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Statehood for North Queensland

Eligibility - Queensland citizens

Principal Petitioner:

William Brad Archer
10 Milgate Crescent
Kirwan Qld 4817

Total Signatures - 248

Sponsoring Member: Clerk of the Parliament

Posting Date: 8/07/2013

Closing Date: 8/01/2014

Tabled Date: 11/02/2014

Responded By: Hon Jeff Seeney MP on 12/03/2014

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

Queensland Citizens draws to the attention of the House the desire of the people of North Queensland to be recognised as a separate and distinct community with its own regional character and identity.

 

Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to: conduct a referendum at the next State election regarding the formation of a North Queensland State with the question to be asked of the people being as follows: "Should North Queensland become a separate State?"