This budget estimates hearing was my second budget estimates hearing. Just like I did last year, I went in with a positive outlook and an open mind but, just like last year, my disappointment with the process did not take long to surface. Just like last year, ministers attempted to
More than 30 Year 11 and 12 Legal Studies students from Bundaberg State High School joined State Member for Bundaberg David Batt in Queensland Parliament this week. As part of the parliamentary education program, the students are given the opportunity to learn about Parliament and Government in Queensland, tour the
Thursday 19 June, 2019 As my friend the member for Burnett did earlier today, I thank all of those MPs from both sides of the House who attended the Bundaberg Region Promotion Night last night. Those who could not get there missed out on a fantastic night. From Bundaberg there
Ahead of Tuesday’s State Budget, Member for Bundaberg David Batt is calling for Labor to make real commitments to his electorate and the greater Bundaberg region. Mr Batt said he would like to see the State Labor Government allocate funding towards big ticket items outside of the South East bubble.
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