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Ms Simone Frances McGurk


Principal Honours
Birth
Date: 5 December 1963
Place: Perth, Western Australia
Arrival in WA
Parents
Daughter of Patrick and Bette
Marriage and Family
Married to Mark
Children: one stepson
Death
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Religion
Education
BA (History), BA (Communication)
Occupation
Union secretary
Employment History
House
MLA
Local Government Service
Party
Labor
Member of the Australian Labor Party
Date Elected
9 March 2013
Inaugural Speech

Inaugural Video
Speeches
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Valedictory Speech
Year Retired/Resigned
Electorate
Fremantle
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLA Fremantle from 9 March 2013. Elected to the Thirty-Ninth Parliament for Fremantle on 9 March 2013 in succession to Adele Simone Carles (defeated). Re-elected 11 March 2017.

Office
  • Shadow Minister for Community Services; Children's Interests; Women's Interests from 26 June 2015 to 11 March 2017
  • Minister for Child Protection; Women’s Interests; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Community Services from 17 March 2017

Committees
  • Member Joint Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation from 23 May 2013 to 30 January 2017
Private Member's Bills
Background/Membership
Qualifications
References
Parliament of Western Australia. Current Members. Accessed 19 February 2015.
Parliament of Western Australia, Inaugural Speech, Wednesday 17 April 2013.
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