ID 0074

State Government of Queensland beginning 1 October 1898 - period in office of Premier Dickson, James Robert ending on 1 December 1899



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

Premier
Dickson, James Robert
Date of beginning of period in office
1 October 1898
Date of end of period in office
1 December 1899 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Death of premier 
Reason for end of this government
Defeat in parliament
Number of days in office
426 

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
Minority
If change in parliamentary support during period
11 March 1899
Majority
Result of general election
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')

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Election Premier at election Premier's party Premier after election Premier's party
QLD 11 March 1899James Robert DicksonMinisterialistsJames Robert DicksonMinisterialists

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Sources

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

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