ID 0086

State Government of Queensland beginning 21 May 1929 - period in office of Premier Moore, Arthur Edward ending on 17 June 1932

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

Moore, Arthur Edward
Date of beginning of period in office
21 May 1929
Date of end of period in office
17 June 1932 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Loss of general election 
Reason for end of this government
Loss of general election
Number of days in office

Parliamentary support during period

Party affiliation of premier at start of period
Country & Progressive National Party
If coalition government
Coalition partner 1
Coalition partner 2
Coalition partner 3
Coalition partner 4
Party support in parliament at beginning of period
If change in parliamentary support during period
If further change during period

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

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

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 June 1932Arthur Edward MooreCountry & Progressive National PartyWilliam Forgan SmithAustralian Labor Party
QLD 11 May 1929William McCormackAustralian Labor PartyArthur Edward MooreCountry & Progressive National Party

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Six ministers were drawn from the ex-Country wing of the party, and four from the ex-Nationalist wing.


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