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Stop 'blue cards' being forced upon volunteer rural firefighters

Eligibility - Queensland residents

Principal Petitioner:

Wally Giumelli
2291 Bruce Highway
HAMPDEN QLD 4741

Total Signatures - 812

Sponsoring Member: Mr Jason Costigan MP

Posting Date: 3/12/2019

Closing Date: 2/02/2020

Tabled Date: 5/02/2020

Responded By: Hon Craig Crawford MP on 6/03/2020

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

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House the discontent and anger within Queensland's rural fire brigade community in relation to the Palaszczuk Labor Government's proposed introduction of 'blue cards' for volunteer rural firefighters.

Your petitioners therefore request the House to take steps to scrap the proposed introduction of 'blue cards' for volunteer rural firefighters.