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photo The Hon. Wayne Maxwell SWAN MP
Member for Lilley
Federal House of Representatives
The information on this page was provided by the parliamentarian or obtained through parliamentary handbooks or web sites. It was correct as at February 2008
Party   Australian Labor Party
State   QLD
Parliamentary Service   Elected to the House of Representatives for Lilley, Queensland, 1993. Defeated at general elections 1996. Re-elected 1998, 2001, 2004 and 24 November 2007.
Ministerial and Shadow Ministerial Appointments   Shadow Minister for Family and Community Services 20 October 1998 - 1 December 2000, and from 17 February 2001 - 21 October 2004; Shadow Treasurer from 22 October 2004 - 3 December 2007; Treasurer from 3 December 2007.
Parliamentary Party Positions   Manager of Opposition Business in the House from 25 November 2001 - 2 December 2003.
Committee Service   House of Representatives Standing: Transport, Communications and Infrastructure 12 May 1993 - 29 January 1996; Joint: Electoral Matters 26 May 1993 - 29 January 1996.
Party Positions   Member, ALP Administrative Committee (Qld) 1984-1990; Delegate, ALP National Conference 1986, 1988 and 1990; Campaign Director Queensland Branch 1988-1993; State Secretary, ALP (Qld) 1991-1993
Other Positions   Patron, Toombul Cricket Club; Patron, Sandgate Pensioners-Superannuants League; Patron, Sandgate PCYC; Patron, Workscope Inc.; Patron, RSL Community Link for Geebung-Zillmere; Vice-Patron, Sandgate Senior Citizens; Vice-Patron, Banyo Rugby League Club; Vice-Patron, Wavell Heights State School Association Swimming Club; Vice-Patron, Activ Foundation; Member, QTC and BTC; Member, Kedron-Wavell Services Club; Member, Geebung Services Club; Member, Sandgate Services Club; Member, QUT Advisory Committee for the School of Humanities and Social Services (Carseldine Campus)
Former Occupations   Lecturer, Queensland Institute of Technology 1976-1977, 1981-1982 and 1985-1988; Policy Analyst, Office of Youth Affairs 1978; Adviser to the Leader of the Opposition, the Hon. W.G. Hayden 1978-1980; Special Ministers of State, the Hon. M.J. Young and the Hon K.C. Beazley 1983; and the Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon. W.G. Hayden 1984; Party official (see Party Positions); Adviser 1996-1998
Qualifications   BA (Hons) (Qld)
Electoral Address   1162 Sandgate Road
Nundah QLD 4012
Telephone   (07) 3266 8244
Fax   (07) 3266 4263
Other Addresses   PO Box 182, Nundah QLD 4012. Parliamentary Address: PO Box 6022 or House of Representatives, Parliament House, Canberra ACT 2600. Ph: (02) 6277 7340. Fax: (02) 6273 3420.
Date of Birth   30/6/54
Place of Birth   Nambour, Queensland
Married/Children   Married; 3 children

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