Jason O'Brien

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Jason O'Brien
Deputy Speaker and Chairman of Committees of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
In office
22 April 2012 – 14 May 2012
Preceded by John English
Succeeded by Mark Robinson
Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
for Cook
In office
7 February 2004 – 23 March 2012
Preceded by Steve Bredhauer
Succeeded by David Kempton
Personal details
Born Jason Danial O'Brien
(1969-11-23) 23 November 1969 (age 47)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Nationality Australian
Political party Australian Labor Party
Occupation Electrician, Research officer

Jason Danial O'Brien (born 23 November 1969) is an Australian politician.

Born in Sydney, he served in the Royal Australian Navy from 1986 to 1990 as an electrician and was a Cairns City Councillor from 2000 from 2004. A member of the Australian Labor Party, he was electorate officer to Steve Bredhauer, member for Cook and Transport Minister in the Beattie government. In 2004, he was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Queensland, succeeding the retiring Bredhauer in the seat of Cook. Following the 2009 election, he was elected Deputy Speaker. He lost his seat at the 2012 election.[1]


  1. ^ "Former Members". Parliament of Queensland. 2015. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
Parliament of Queensland
Preceded by
Steve Bredhauer
Member for Cook
Succeeded by
David Kempton