History Resources - Officers of the Parliament of Tasmania from 1856

Suzanne Deidre Napier

Suzanne Deidre Napier

Surname: NAPIER

Given Names: Suzanne Deidre

Title and Honours: Mrs, Hon (16 October 1998)

Qualifications: MA (Leeds); BA (Tas); DipPhysEd.

Date and Place of Birth: 1 January 1948, Latrobe, Tasmania

Date of Death: 5 August 2010



House of Assembly: 1 February 1992

Electorate: Bass

Party: Liberal

Positions Held: Minister 1995-98; Deputy Premier 1996-98; Opposition Leader 1999-2001

Date of Departure: 20 March 2010

Reason for Departure: Retired for Health Reasons.

Inaugural Speech (14 April 1992)


Daughter of Harry Braid MLC. Granted the right to use the title 'Honourable' for life on 16 October 1998.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 690

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.