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photo Mr John-Paul Honore LANGBROEK MP
Member for Surfers Paradise
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   Liberal National Party
State   QLD
Current Leader of Government or Opposition   Leader of the Opposition from 3 April 2009.
Term Expires   March 2012
Parliamentary Service   First elected for the seat of Surfers Paradise, 7 February 2004. Re-elected 9 September 2006.
Ministerial and Shadow Ministerial Appointments   Shadow Minister for the Arts from 12 August 2008. Shadow Minister for Education and Skills, 12 August 2008 - 5 April 2009. Shadow Minister for Health, September 2006 - 12 August 2008. Shadow Minister for Employment and Training, August 2006 - September 2006. Shadow Minister for Public Works and Housing, September 2005 - August 2006. Shadow Minister for Racing, September 2005 - September 2006.
Parliamentary Party Positions   Leader of Opposition Business, 30 September 2008 - 21 March 2009. Secretary, Parliamentary Liberal Party from February 2004. Liberal Party Spokesperson for Education and the Arts; Police and Corrective Services; Public Works; Housing and Racing; Natural Resources; Mines and Energy, February 2004 - September 2005.
Committee Service   Member, Standing Orders Committee from 11 November 2008. Member, Estimates Committee B, 2008. Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee, 26 May 2008 - 20 March 2009. Member, Public Accounts Committee, 11 October 2006 - 20 March 2009. Member, Review of Organ and Tissue Donation Procedures Select Committee, 12 May 2008 - 28 October 2008. Member, Health Quality and Complaints Commission Select Committee, 1 July 2007 - 15 November 2007. Member, Estimates Committee A, 2006. Member, Public Accounts Committee, 18 March 2004 - 15 August 2006. Member, Estimates Committee C, 2004 & 2005.
Party Positions   Leader of the Liberal Party from 3 April 2009. Chair, Surfers Paradise Branch, 2001 (Vice-Chairman, 2001 - 2004).
Other Positions   Chair, Surfers Paradise Community Consultative Committee, 2001 - 2004. Member, Surfers Paradise Chamber of Commerce from 1994. Honorary member, Gold Coast Turf Club; Friends of Gold Coast Botanic Gardens Inc.; The Gold Coast Project for Homeless Youth Inc. Member, Brisbane Cricket Ground Trust; Main Beach Progress Association inc. ; Australiasian Study of Parliament Group (Queensland Chapter). Patron, Surfers paradise Brass Band; Spotlight Theatre; Surfers Paradise Surf Life Saving Club; Surf Life Saving Queensland; Griffith University Knights Colleges Rugby Unuion Club.Vice-President, Broadbeach Surf Life Saving Club. Vice Chairman, ANZAC Day Commemoration Committee of Queensland.
Former Occupations   Dental Surgeon
Qualifications   B.D.Sc.(Hons)
Electoral Address   PO Box 80
Isle of Capri QLD 4217
Telephone   +61 (0) 7 5538 9833
Fax   +61 (0) 7 5538 5560
Other Addresses   Unit 50, Capri Commercial Centre, Isle of Capri, QLD 4217
Date of Birth   31/1/61
Place of Birth   Assen, The Netherlands
Married/Children   Married: 3 Children
Interests   Family, Theatre, Rugby Union and Horse Racing.

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