Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia



Member Name
Samantha Helen Rowe
Principal Honours
Birth
Date 30 June 1978 Place Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Arrival in WA
Arrived in Western Australia in 2007
Parents
Daughter of Barry John Rowe, politician and lecturer, and Helen Dennis
Sister of Cassandra Rowe MLA
Marriage and Family
Married
Death
Date Place
Cemetery Cause of Death
Religion
Education
B Bus (International Business)
Occupation
Manager
Employment History
Business development manager
House
MLC
Local Government Service
Party
Labor
Member of the Australian Labor Party
Date Elected
22 May 2013
Inaugural Speech

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Inaugural Video
Speeches
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Valedictory Speech
Year Retired/Resigned
Electorate
East Metropolitan
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLC East Metropolitan Region from 5 April 2012. Elected to the Thirty-Ninth Parliament for the East Metropolitan Region on 5 April 2012 for term commencing 22 May 2013. Re-elected 11 March 2017 for a term commencing 22 May 2017.

Office
  • Opposition Whip in the Legislative Council 22 May 2013–present
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Education and Training; Leader of the Legislative Council from 17 March 2017

Committees
  • Member Standing Committee on Environment and Public Affairs 22 May 2013–present
  • Member Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review 18 August 2015–present

Historical Notes
  • The first woman to sit in an Australian parliament with her sister, Cassandra Rowe MLA
Private Member's Bills
Background/Membership
Qualifications
BBus (International Business)
References
Parliament of Western Australia website. Current Members. Accessed 2 June 2015.
Further Information
Bibliography

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