Tuesday March 02, 2021
The Remuneration Tribunal has ruled Queensland cross benchers are entitled to more resources – the equivalent of half a staff member each.
Queensland Greens MP Michael Berkman speaking to the media regarding the state’s 2018-19 budget (AAP Image/Dan Peled)
The independent tribunal took submissions from the seven cross benchers and the Clerk of Parliament, Neil Laurie, before deciding on the additional staffing allocation.
The Greens will now be able to hire an additional staff member to help specifically with parliament work, Katter’s Australian Party will be…