Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
YANG, Hon. Pierre, MLC
Member for South Metropolitan Region
Australian Labor Party
Elected to the Fortieth Parliament for the South Metropolitan Region on 11 March 2017 for the term commencing on 22 May 2017.
Parliamentary Party Appointments
Government Whip: 16 May 2018 - present.
Member, Standing Committee on Legislation: 23 May 2017 - present.
Deputy Chair, Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review: 23 May 2017 - present.
Member, Select Committee on Personal Choice and Community Safety: 29 August 2018 - present.
Note: Fulfils an advisory role concerning services provided to Members
Member, Parliamentary Services Committee: 23 May 2017 - present.
Arrived in New South Wales 1998.
Arrived in Western Australia 2000.
Occupation before entering Parliament and Qualifications
Army Reserve Officer, Local Councillor and Legal Practitioner.
LLB, BA (Hons), JP.
SOUTH METROPOLITAN REGION - ELECTORATE PROFILE
South Metropolitan Region includes the 15 Legislative Assembly electorates of Baldivis, Bateman, Bicton, Cannington, Cockburn, Fremantle, Jandakot, Kwinana, Riverton, Rockingham, Southern River, South Perth, Victoria Park, Warnbro and Willagee.