History Resources - Members of Parliament

Denise Elizabeth Swan

Denise Elizabeth Swan

Surname: SWAN

Given Names: Denise Elizabeth

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


Date and Place of Birth: 19 July 1947 - Tasmania

Date of Death:



House of Assembly: 12 December 1995

Electorate: Lyons

Party: Liberal

Positions Held: Minister

Date of Departure: 20 July 2002

Reason for Departure: Defeated.

Inaugural Speech


Elected by recount to replace Robin Gray. Granted the right to use the title 'Honourable' for life on 16 October 1998.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 699

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.