History Resources - Members of Parliament

Peter Curtis Leigh Hodgman

Peter Curtis Leigh Hodgman

Surname: HODGMAN

Given Names: Peter Curtis Leigh

Title and Honours: Mr, Hon. (3 January 1991)


Date and Place of Birth: 25 May 1946 - Hobart, Tasmania

Date of Death:



House of Assembly: 8 February 1986

Electorate: Franklin

Party: Liberal

Positions Held: Minister

Date of Departure: 8 October 2001

Reason for Departure: Resigned to contest Franklin at federal election 10 November 2001. Unsuccessful.

Legislative Council: 25 May 1974

Electorate: Huon

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 14 January 1986

Reason for Departure: Resigned to contest Franklin (Assembly). Successful.

Inaugural Speech - (19 March 1986)


Re-elected unopposed in 1978 and 1984. Granted the right to use the title 'Honourable' for life on 3 January 1991.

Son of Bill Hodgman MLC; brother of Michael Hodgman MLC, MP, MHR; uncle of Will Hodgnman MP.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 600


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.