The Department of Justice and Attorney General – Justice of the Peace branch – is holding seminars across Queensland providing professional development opportunities for all existing JPs and CDecs. This seminar hosted by Member for Pumicestone Lisa France, included general witnessing procedures, an open forum for Q&A, and updates on legislation. Qld Attorney General Jarrod Bleijie personally attended the Caboolture programme speaking on the considerable value of JPs/CDecs in the community and the role they fulfil today. Historically “Keeper’s of the King’s Peace”, a title bestowed by Richard the Lionheart of England.
Pictured is Qld A-G Jarrod Bleijie, JP Linda Beaumont, and MP Lisa France.