Campaign for Age Of Consent awareness & removal of The Sodomy Law in Queensland

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24th August 2001 Letter from the office of Premier Peter Beattie acknowledging receipt of my letter dated 15th August 2001,. The Premier says he has nothing to say in response to my specific call for action, but merely intends to pass it on to the Attorney General for his comment.

The following is a full transcript. A jpg image of the original letter is stored at


Queensland Government

Office of the Premier and Minister for Trade

Please quote: MCU

24 August 2001

Mr J Frame

82 Main Avenue


Dear Mr Frame

Thank you for your further letter concerning the age of consent. I have been requested to reply to you on the Premierís behalf.

Whilst the contents of your letter have been noted, the Premier is unable to add to the information forwarded to you on 13 August 2001.

I have, however, taken the liberty of forwarding a copy of your latest letter to the Honourable Rod Welford MP, Attorney-General and Minister for Justice for his further consideration and reply direct to you.

Yours sincerely

Rob Whiddon

Chief of Staff

Executive Building

100 George Street Brisbane

P0 Box 185 Brisbane Albert Street

Queensland 4002 Australia

Telephone +61 7 3224 4500

Facsimile +61 7 3221 3631