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Drought assistance for Mount Isa

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

The Hon Cr Tony McGrady AM
C/- Mount Isa City Council
23 West Street

Total Signatures - 658

Sponsoring Member: Robbie Katter MP

Posting Date: 5/09/2014

Closing Date: 3/02/2015

Tabled Date: 26/03/2015

Responded By: Hon Mark Bailey MP on 20/04/2015

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

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House the need for financial drought assistance to be provided to the city of Mount Isa.


Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to ease the financial burden on ratepayers who have been forced to pay a massive rates increase to access drinking water due to the drought related issues.