Bundy deserves a new hospital

“As the State Member, fighting for a new hospital for Bundaberg has always been my number one priority and I know from the number of phone calls, visits and emails I get weekly, it’s also the number one priority for Bundaberg residents too.” “After being elected, I used my very

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Our plan to reduce electricity prices

“If elected at the next state election, the LNP will restructure our government-owned power generators from two to three entities and, we will introduce desperately needed competition into the regional electricity market.” “Labor’s own modelling shows that a restructure would reduce wholesale prices by more than 8 per cent. “This

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Batt celebrates Hinkler win

State Member for Bundaberg David Batt is delighted Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt has been re-elected for a third term. Mr Batt said the results are the best outcome for the region. “Keith is a hardworking member who always puts the needs of his electorate first,” he said. “He

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Batt WINS Taxi Subsidy Scheme Fight

After calling on the State Government for weeks, State Member for Bundaberg David Batt is thrilled to hear that Queensland Labor has now agreed to extend the Taxi Subsidy Scheme (TSS) passed June 30. Until today, Labor had planned to close the scheme to those who were in the process

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Batt supports Mason Jett Lee legislation

State Member for Bundaberg David Batt MP rose in Queensland Parliament today to support stronger sentencing for child killers. Both the Labor Government and the LNP introduced Criminal Code and Other Legislation Amendment Bills – the LNP naming their bill in honour of toddler Mason Jett Lee who died an

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Batt calls for SPER debt to be repaid

State Member for Bundaberg David Batt is calling on the Queensland Government to pursue monies owed from outstanding SPER debts. SPER debts can originate from infringement notices, offender levies, court orders and offender debt recovery orders. At present, 7037 Bundaberg residents owe the Queensland Government $13.35million. Mr Batt said the

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Labor fails Bundy’s NDIS participants

State Member for Bundaberg David Batt and local residents are calling on the Queensland Labor Government to extend the Taxi Subsidy Scheme (TSS) for NDIS participants past June 30. NDIS is yet to establish adequate transport support but despite this, the Labor Government still plans to close the TSS to

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Batt calls for Mandatory prison time for child killers

Former detective and Bundaberg MP David Batt is calling for mandatory 15-year sentences for child killers in Queensland. A Parliamentary Committee stacked with Labor Government MPs has voted against supporting an LNP Bill to guarantee all convicted child killers spend at least 15-25 years behind bars. Mr Batt said issues

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