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photo Desley Carleton SCOTT MP
Member for Woodridge
QLD Legislative Assembly
The information on this page was provided by the parliamentarian or obtained through parliamentary handbooks or web sites. It was correct as at May 2009
Party   Australian Labor Party
State   QLD
Term Expires   March 2012
Parliamentary Service   Elected to the Fiftieth Parliament for Woodridge, 17 February 2001. Re-elected 2005. 2006 and 21 March 2009.
Ministerial and Shadow Ministerial Appointments   Member, Ministerial Legislative Committee for Treasurer and Infrastructure; Child Safety; Transport and Main Rooms; State Development; Employment and Industrual Relations; Communities; Disability Services; Seniors and Youth; Attorney-General and Justice; Education and Training; The Arts from 28 September 2006.
Committee Service   Member, Social Development Committee from 23 April 2009. Member, Travelsafe Committee, 11 October 2006 - 20 March 2009. Member, Estimates Committee D, 2008. Member, Estimates Committee F, 2007 & 2001. Member, Members' Ethics & Parliamentary Privileges Committee, 18 March 2004 - 15 August 2006.
Party Positions   Chair, Child Safety Caucus Committee. Publicity Officer, ALP Logan Branch. Member of the following caucus committees from 2004, Child Safety; Communities, Disabilities, Seniors; State Development & Innovation; Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Policy; Justice & Attorney-General.
Other Positions   Member of Minister's Regional Council (Minister for Communities). Member, Zonta; lions Internaitonal; Logan Women's Health Centre; Queensland Homicide Victims Support; Drug Arm; Steering Committee Griffith University Medical School (Gold Coast Campus); QUT Community Practice Unit Steering Committee.
Former Occupations   Electorate Officer (16 years); Dental Attendant (10 years).
Electoral Address   PO Box 2486
Logan City DC QLD 4114
Telephone   +61 (0) 7 3808 5212
Fax   +61 (0) 7 3808 6295
Other Addresses   1/80 Wembley Road Woodridge QLD 4114
Date of Birth   27/6/43
Place of Birth   Toowoomba, Queensland
Married/Children   Married; three sons
Interests   Community and church activities, walking, swimming, reading.

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