ID 0073

State Government of Queensland beginning 13 April 1898 - period in office of Premier Byrnes, Thomas Joseph ending on 27 September 1898



Period in office of premier (see Glossary entry for 'period in office' and related terms)

Premier
Byrnes, Thomas Joseph
Date of beginning of period in office
13 April 1898
Date of end of period in office
27 September 1898 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Change of party leader 
Reason for end of this government
Death of premier
Number of days in office
167 

Parliamentary support during period

Party affiliation of premier at start of period
Ministerialists
If coalition government
Coalition partner 1
--none--
Coalition partner 2
--none--
Coalition partner 3
--none--
Coalition partner 4
--none--
Party support in parliament at beginning of period
Majority
If change in parliamentary support during period
--none--  
If further change during period
--none--  

Number of ministers at beginning of period (this may vary during the period)

Total number of ministers
8
Number from party of premier
8
Number from coalition party 1
0
Number from coalition party 2
0
Number from upper house
2
Number who are women
0

Assembly elections contested as premier or after which became premier (see Glossary entry for 'after election')

This premier did not win office as the result of an election, and was not (or has not been) in office long enough to contest an election as premier ; see 'Period in office' table above.


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Sources

Hughes and Graham, (1968) A Handbook of Ausralian Government and Politics 1890-1964.

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