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photo Cory BERNARDI
Member for South Australia
Federal Senate
The information on this page was provided by the parliamentarian or obtained through parliamentary handbooks or web sites. It was correct as at August 2008
Party   Liberal Party of Australia
State   SA
Term Expires   2014
Parliamentary Service   Chosen by the Parliament of South Australia on 4.5.2006 under section 15 of the Constitution to represent that State in the Senate, vice the Hon. RM Hill (resigned) (term ended 30.6.08); Elected 2007 (term began 1.7.08).
Ministerial and Shadow Ministerial Appointments   Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Familes and Community Services from 6.12.07 - 22 September 2008. Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Disabilities,Carers and the Voluntary Sector from 22 September 2008 - 19 February 2009.
Committee Service   Senate Standing: Publications from 12.3.08; Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Economics from 11.9.06 to 11.2.08; Finanance and Public Administration from 23.10.06 to 22.12.06; Joint Statutory: Corporations and Financial Services from 28.2.07 to 11.2.08.
Party Positions   Vice President, Librtal Party (SA) from 1997; Member, State Executive, Liberal Party (SA) from 1997 to 2003; member, Liberal Party Finance Committee (SA) from 1997 to 2000; President, Liberal Party (SA) from 1998 to 2000; Member, Liberal Party Federal and State Campaign Committees from 1998 to 2000; Member, Liberal Party Federal Executive from 1998 to 2000 and from 2005 to 2006; Member, Liberal Party Appeals Tribunal (SA) from 2004 to 2006; Member, Liberal Party Multicultural Committee (SA) from 2004 to 2008; Federal Vice-President, Liberal Party of Australia from 2005 to 2006.
Other Positions   Member, Australian Rowing Team; Board Member, Australian Sports Commission; Chair, Australian Sports Foundation Ltd; Chair, National Review of Disability Sport.
Former Occupations   Self Employed Hotelier from 1992 to 1996; Investment Adviser and Fund Manager from 1996 to 2006.
Publications   The Money Tree: How to guarantee your child a million dollar future. Fit for Life.
Qualifications   Diploma in Financial Services (FPA); Graduate Certificate in Business Management (Edinburgh Business School).
Electoral Address   122 Port Road
Telephone   (08) 8346 1433
Fax   (08) 8346 5699
Other Addresses   PO Box 523. HINDMARSH SA 5007. S1.87, Parliament House, CANBERRA, ACT, 2600.
Date of Birth   6/11/69
Place of Birth   ADELAIDE, SA

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