History Resources - Members of Parliament

Alan Ross (Ross) Butler

Alan Ross (Ross) Butler

Surname: BUTLER

Given Names: Alan Ross (Ross)

Title and Honours: Mr

Qualifications: BA, DipEd, MEd, FAICD

Date and Place of Birth: 10 October 1943 - Hobart

Date of Death:


House of Assembly: 10 June 2008

Electorate: Franklin

Party: ALP

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 20 March 2010

Reason for Departure: Defeated.

Inaugural Speech (18 June 2008)


Elected by Recount after Resignation of Premier Paul Lennon. Former President of Teachers Federation.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 746

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.