ID 0088

State Government of Queensland beginning 16 September 1942 - period in office of Premier Cooper, Frank Arthur ending on 7 March 1946



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

Premier
Cooper, Frank Arthur
Date of beginning of period in office
16 September 1942
Date of end of period in office
7 March 1946 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Change of party leader 
Reason for end of this government
Change of party leader
Number of days in office
1,268 

Parliamentary support during period

Party affiliation of premier at start of period
Australian Labor Party
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
11
Number from party of premier
11
Number from coalition party 1
0
Number from coalition party 2
0
Number from upper house
0
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 15 April 1944Frank Arthur CooperAustralian Labor PartyFrank Arthur CooperAustralian Labor Party

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Sources

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

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