ID 0098

State Government of Queensland beginning 1 January 1990 - period in office of Premier Goss, Wayne Keith ending on 20 February 1996



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

Premier
Goss, Wayne Keith
Date of beginning of period in office
1 January 1990
Date of end of period in office
20 February 1996 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Loss of general election 
Reason for end of this government
Defeat in parliament
Number of days in office
2,241 

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
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
1

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 July 1995Wayne Keith GossAustralian Labor PartyWayne Keith GossAustralian Labor Party
QLD 19 September 1992Wayne Keith GossAustralian Labor PartyWayne Keith GossAustralian Labor 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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