Senator Barry O'Sullivan

Barry O'Sullivan

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Senator for Queensland

Nationals Whip in the Senate
The Nationals

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Parliament Office

PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

(02) 6277 3478
(02) 6277 5968

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Tenancy A
189 Hume Street
Toowoomba, QLD, 4350

Postal address
PO Box 3135
Toowoomba, QLD, 4350

(07) 4638 7555
(07) 4638 7199

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Parliamentary service

  • Chosen by the Parliament of Queensland on 11.2.2014 under Section 15 of the Constitution to represent that State in the Senate, vice BTG Joyce (resigned)(term ends 30.6.2017).

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Committee service

  • Senate Standing: Publications from 1.7.14.
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport: Legislation Committee from 3.3.14 to 1.7.14; Education and Employment: Legislation Committee from 1.7.14 to 3.3.15; Legal and Constitutional Affairs: Legislation Committee from 1.7.14.
  • Senate Select: School Funding from 3.3.14 to 18.3.14.
  • Joint Statutory: Public Works from 3.3.14 to 1.7.14; Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity from 1.7.14; Law Enforcement from 1.7.14.
  • Joint Standing: National Disability Insurance Scheme from 3.3.14 to 1.7.14; Publications from 7.7.14 (Chair from 26.8.14).

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Parliamentary party positions

  • The Nationals Party Whip in the Senate from 1.7.2014.

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Party positions

  • Chair, Rockhampton Branch, The Nationals.
  • Chair and Campaign Director, Rockhampton state electorate, The Nationals.
  • Member, LNP Candidate Review Committee 2008-13; Chair 2010-13.
  • State Treasurer, LNP (Qld) 2009-13.

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  • Born 24.3.1957, Gogango, Qld.

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Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament

  • Police officer 1976-91.
  • Grazier from 1979.
  • Managing Director, Jilbridge Pty Ltd and NewLands Group Holdings Pty Ltd 1991-2013.

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