History Resources - Members of Parliament

John Leslie Steer

John Leslie Steer

Surname: STEER

Given Names: John Leslie

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 30 January 1919 - Franklin, Tasmania

Date of Death: 10 October 1968 - Launceston, Tasmania




House of Assembly: (1) 6 May 1950 (2) 2 May 1964

Electorate: Bass

Party: Liberal

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: (1) 22 November 1961 (2) 10 October 1968

Reason for Departure: (1) Resigned to contest Cornwall (LC). Unsuccessful. (2) Died in office.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 509

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.