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Andrew Paul (Paul) Harriss

Andrew Paul (Paul) Harriss

Surname: HARRISS

Given Names: Andrew Paul (Paul)

Title and Honours: Mr

Qualifications: Draftsman

Date and Place of Birth: 11 August 1954 - Franklin, Tasmania

Date of Death: 1 October 2022



Legislative Council:25 May 1996

Electorate: Huon

Party: Independent

Positions Held: Chair of Committees

Date of Departure: March 2014.

Reason for Departure: Stood as a Candidate in the Lower House seat of Franklin.

Inaugural Speech (11 May 1996)

House of Assembly:30 March 2014

Electorate: Franklin

Party: Liberal Party

Positions Held: Minister.

  • Resources (31 March 2014 to 18 February 2016)
  • Date of Departure: 18 February 2016

    Reason for Departure: Retired.

    Inaugural Speech (8 May 2014)


    House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 707


    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.