ID 0076

State Government of Queensland beginning 7 December 1899 - period in office of Premier Philp, Robert ending on 17 September 1903



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

Premier
Philp, Robert
Date of beginning of period in office
7 December 1899
Date of end of period in office
17 September 1903 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Defeat in parliament 
Reason for end of this government
Defeat in parliament
Number of days in office
1,379 

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 1902
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
10
Number from party of premier
10
Number from coalition party 1
0
Number from coalition party 2
0
Number from upper house
3
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 5 February 1908Robert PhilpMinisterialistsWilliam KidstonMinisterialists
QLD 11 March 1902Robert PhilpMinisterialistsRobert PhilpMinisterialists

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Sources

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

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