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Review of 1080 poison use - domestic dog deaths

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

Alan Kochevatkin
61 Brewers Road
QLD 4737

Total Signatures - 453

Sponsoring Member: Mr Steve Andrew MP

Posting Date: 9/05/2019

Closing Date: 5/08/2019

Tabled Date: 18/09/2019

Responded By: Hon Dr Steven Miles MP on 18/10/2019

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

Queensland Residents draws to the attention of the House: that large numbers of domestic dogs are being killed in peri-urban areas through the use of commercially available baits containing 1080 poison.

Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to:

1. Review exclusions zones and distance requirements to improve community safety.

2. Review public education and enforcement of existing terms of supply under Section 18(1) of Health (Drugs and Poisons) Regulation 1996.