Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
SWINBOURN Hon. Matthew , MLC
Member for East Metropolitan Region
Australian Labor Party
Elected to the Fortieth Parliament for the East Metropolitan Region on 11 March 2017 for the term commencing on 22 May 2017.
Deputy Chair of Committees: 23 May 2017 - present.
Chair, Standing Committee on Environment and Public Affairs: 23 May 2017 - present.
Member, Select Committee on Elder Abuse: 13 September 2017 - 13 September 2018.
3 April 1975, Perth, Western Australia.
Occupation before entering Parliament and Qualifications
Lawyer, Senior Industrial Officer, Workers Compensation Officer, Prosecutions Officer, Law Clerk and Sessional Lecturer at Notre Dame University.
BA, Double Major in Political Science and Anthropology.
EAST METROPOLITAN REGION - ELECTORATE PROFILE
East Metropolitan Region includes the Legislative Assembly electorates of Armadale, Bassendean, Belmont, Darling Range, Forrestfield, Kalamunda, Maylands, Midland, Mirrabooka, Morley, Mount Lawley, Swan Hills, Thornlie (formerly Gosnells), and West Swan.