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Surname: BROWN
Given Names: Robert James (Bob)
Title and Honours: Dr
Qualifications: MB, BS
Date and Place of Birth: 27 December 1944 - Oberon, NSW
Date of Death:

House of Assembly: 4 January 1983
Electorate: Denison
Party: Independent/Tasmanian Greens
Positions Held:
Date of Departure: 12 February 1993
Reason for Departure: Resigned.

Comments: First Leader of Tasmanian Greens.
Australian of the Year 1983 ('The Australian'); UNEP Global 500 Award 1987; Goldman Environmental Award Prize (USA) 1990; Numerous other awards.
Senator since 1996 - current.

Inaugural Speech - (13 April 1983)

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 646

House of Assembly Long Room Picture Number indicates each Member's position in the photographic record.
Source: Parliament of Tasmania Members Biographical Database, Tasmanian Parliamentary Library.
Additional Reference Material:

A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics, 1890-1964 [by] Colin A. Hughes and B. D. Graham. Canberra, ANU Press, 1968.
Biographical Register of the Tasmanian Parliament, 1851-1960 / Scott Bennett and Barbara Bennett. Canberra : ANU, 1980.
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