History Resources - Members of Parliament

Ruth Jane Forrest

 Ruth Jane Forrest

Surname: FORREST

Given Names: Ruth Jane

Title and Honours: Ms


Date and Place of Birth: 4 March 1962 - Burnie, Tasmania

Date of Death:



Legislative Council: 7 May 2005

Electorate: Murchison

Party: Independent

Positions Held: Chair of Committees

Date of Departure: Current

Reason for Departure:

Inaugural Speech (25 May 2005)


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 740

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.