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Given Names: Anthony William (Tony)
Title and Honours: Mr
Date and Place of Birth: 27 October 1934 - Hobart, Tasmania
Date of Death:

Legislative Council: (1) 23 May 1981 (2) 1999
Electorate: (1) Russell (2) Murchison
Party: Independent
Positions Held: Leader for Government in LC 1986-89; 1996-98
Date of Departure: 7 May 2005
Reason for Departure: (1) Seat abolished 1999. Stood for Murchison. Successful. (2) Retired.

Inaugural Speech

Comments: Re-elected unopposed 1987 and 1993. Third consecutive person to hold the seat for 24 years.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 635

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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