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Surname: WHITE
Given Names: John Charles
Title and Honours: Mr. Hon (25 March 1992)
Qualifications: LLB
Date and Place of Birth: 2 October 1942 - Hobart, Tasmania
Date of Death:

House of Assembly: 8 February 1986
Electorate: Denison
Party: ALP
Positions Held: Minister 1989-92
Date of Departure: 29 August 1998
Reason for Departure: Resigned to contest LC seat of Newdegate. Successful.

Legislative Council: 19 September 1988
Electorate: Newdegate
Party: ALP
Positions Held:
Date of Departure: 29 June 1999
Reason for Departure: Seat abolished.

Sson of Alfred White MHA 1941-59.
Elected to LC at a by-election following the resignation of Ross Ginn.
Granted the right to use the title 'Honourable' for life on 25 March 1992.

Inaugural Speech - 18 March 1986

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 666

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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