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photo Hon. Peter Joseph LAWLOR MP
Member for Southport
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 Southport, 17 February 2001. Re-elected 2004, 2006 and 21 March 2009.
Ministerial and Shadow Ministerial Appointments   Minister for Tourism; Fair Trading from 26 March 2009. Member, Ministerial Legislative Committee for Local Government; Planning and Sport; State Development; Employment and Industrial Relations; Primary Industries and Fisheries; Public Works and Housing; Attorney General; Justice from 28 September 2006.
Committee Service   Member, Estimates Committee F, 2008. Chair, Select Committee on Health Quality and Complaints Commission, 1 July 2007 - 15 November 2007. Member, Estimates Committee G, 2007 & 2006. Member, Public Accounts Committee, 11 October 2006 - 20 March 2009. Chair, Palm Island Select Committee, 19 April 2005 - 25 August 2005. Member, Estimates Committee E, 2004. Member, Scrutiny of Legislation Committee, 18 March 2004 - 15 August 2006; Member, Estimates Committee G, 2002 & 2003; Member, Legal, Constitutional and Administrative Review Committee, May 2001 - January 2004. Member, Estimates Committee B, 2001.
Party Positions   President, Southport Branch (ALP). Delegate to State Conference (ALP).
Local Government Service   Councillor, Gold Coast City Council, 1988-1994. Chair of the Council's Planning Committee for three years.
Other Positions   Member of the Committee of the Gold Coast Turf Club
Former Occupations   Lawyer, 20 years.
Qualifications   Qualified Solicitor
Electoral Address   PO Box 340
Chirn Park QLD 4215
Telephone   +61 (0) 7 5532 5068
Fax   +61 (0) 7 5532 0394
Other Addresses   Shop 2, 24 Musgrave Street, Chirn Park QLD 4215
Date of Birth   1/3/48
Place of Birth   Ayr, North Queensland
Married/Children   Married, 3 children
Interests   walking, horse racing and sports.

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