History Resources - Members of Parliament

James Glennister Cox

James Glennister Cox

Surname: COX

Given Names: James Glennister

Title and Honours: Mr, Hon


Date and Place of Birth: 1 October 1945

Date of Death:



House of Assembly: (1) 13 May 1989 (2) 24 February 1996

Electorate: Bass

Party: ALP

Positions Held: Chair Committees 1998-2002; Minister 2002 - 2010

Date of Departure (1) 1 February 1992 (2) 13 April 2010

Reason for Departure: (1) Defeated. (2) Retired.

Inaugural Speech (4 October 1989)


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 674


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.