In a major blow to the LNP and their destabilising campaign against the Palaszczuk Labor government, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, KAP Member for Mount Isa Robbie Katter and Member for Dalrymple Shane Knuth have agreed to a series of measures to improve employment, health and safety and support the lockout laws.
“These are important issues for Queenslanders. We are committed to curbing alcohol-fuelled violence, but we are also committed to increasing employment and devoting more resources to mental health,” the Premier said.
Mr Knuth said they have had meaningful discussions with the Government have ensured they have been able to make progress on all the issues.
“Alcohol-fuelled violence is an important social policy for the Government, and the impact of unemployment and the economic downturn are important social policy issues for us,” Mr Katter said.