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Given Names: Geoffrey Donald
Title and Honours: Mr, AM (1992), Hon (18 March 1991)
Date and Place of Birth: 8 September 1929 - Smithton, Tasmania
Father: Donald Wallace Chisholm
Mother: Martha Angelina Daisy Davis
Date of Death:
13 January 2006

House of Assembly: 2 May 1964
Electorate: Braddon (Darwin)
Party: ALP
Positions Held: Chair Committees 1972-74; Minister 1974-79
Date of Departure: 28 July 1979
Reason for Departure: Retired.

Comments: Named and suspended for comments re Minister for Health, Dr Abbott, on 2 September 1971. Granted the right to use the title 'Honourable' for life on 18 March 1991.
Father-in-law of Michael Polley MP.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 559

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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