ID 0097

State Government of Queensland beginning 25 September 1989 - period in office of Premier Cooper, [Theo] Russell ending on 1 January 1990



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

Premier
Cooper, [Theo] Russell
Date of beginning of period in office
25 September 1989
Date of end of period in office
1 January 1990 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Change of party leader 
Reason for end of this government
Loss of general election
Number of days in office
98 

Parliamentary support during period

Party affiliation of premier at start of period
National 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
18
Number from party of premier
18
Number from coalition party 1
0
Number from coalition party 2
0
Number from upper house
0
Number who are women
2

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 2 December 1989[Theo] Russell CooperNational PartyWayne Keith GossAustralian Labor Party

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Sources

Queensland Parliamentary Debates (Hansard)

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