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photo Hon. Peter BATCHELOR MP
Member for Thomastown
VIC Legislative Assembly
The information on this page was provided by the parliamentarian or obtained through parliamentary handbooks or web sites. It was correct as at November 2007
Party   Australian Labor Party
State   VIC
Parliamentary Service   Elected MLA for Thomastown February 1990 (by-election); Re-elected October 1992, March 1996, September 1999, November 2002, November 2006.
Ministerial and Shadow Ministerial Appointments   Minister for Transport October 1999-December 2006. Minister for Major Projects 2002-05. Minister for Energy and Resources, Minister for Victorian Communities (known as Minister for Community Development from August 2007) and Manager of Government Business Legislative Assembly since December 2006; Shadow Minister for Public Transport 1992-96. Manager of Opposition Business 1995-99. Shadow Minister for Transport 1996-99
Parliamentary Party Positions   Manager of Opposition Business 1995-1999; Manager of Government Business in the Legislative Assembly from October 2002
Parliamentary Appointments   Parliamentary representative on La Trobe University Council 1990-93.
Committee Service   Economic and Budget Review Committee and Public Accounts Committee 1990-92; Economic Development Committee since 1992 (Deputy Chairperson since 1996); Library Committee 1992-1996; LA Standing Orders Committee 1996-present.
Party Positions   Member ALP since 1973; State Secretary 1983-90; Member ALP National Executive and National Campaign Committee while State Secretary.
Other Positions   Member Melbourne International Festival Committee 1990-93; Northern Hospital Steering Committee since 1990; Northern Hospital Action Group since 1993.
Former Occupations   Official of Furnishing Trades Union during 1970s; ALP Organiser 1982-83; ALP State Secretary 1983-90.
Electoral Address   PO Box 219
Thomastown VIC 3074
Telephone   +61 (0) 3 9465 7533 and pager: 9625 1102
Fax   +61 (0) 3 9465 3656
Other Addresses   274 High St Thomastown 3074; Ministerial Office Address: Level 20, 1 Spring Street, Melbourne 3000; Ph. +61 (0) 3 9658 4660; Fax: +61 (0) 3 9658 4631
Date of Birth   21/9/50
Place of Birth   Sydney, New South Wales

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