History Resources - Members of Parliament

Heather Rose Butler

Heather Rose Butler

Surname: BUTLER

Given Names: Heather Rose

Title and Honours: Mrs

Qualifications: BSW, BA, FAICD

Date and Place of Birth: 6 November 1947 - Hampton, Melbourne, Victoria

Date of Death:


House of Assembly: 10 May 2005

Electorate: Lyons

Party: ALP

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 20 March 2010

Reason for Departure: Defeated.

Inaugural Speech (26 May 2005)


Elected by recount on resignation of Ken Bacon. Named in inaugural Tasmanian Honour Roll of Women (2005).

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 741

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.