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Members’ biographical register


Mr Barry Urban


Principal Honours
Birth
Date: 10 December 1968
Place: England, United Kingdom
Arrival in WA
Arrived in Western Australia 13 May 1999
Parents
Marriage and Family
Death
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Place:
Cemetery:
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Religion
Education
Occupation
Police officer and youth justice officer
Employment History
House
MLA
Local Government Service
Party
Independent
Resigned from WA Labor Party 29 November 2017
Date Elected
11 March 2017
Inaugural Speech

Inaugural Video
Speeches
Search for speeches by Barry Urban
Valedictory Speech
None given
Year Retired/Resigned
2018
Electorate
Darling Range
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLA Darling Range from 11 March 2017 to 8 May 2018. Elected to the Fortieth Parliament for Darling Range on 11 March 2017 in succession to Anthony (Tony) James Simpson (defeated). Resigned on Tuesday 8 May 2018 before the Parliament of Western Australia’s Procedure and Privileges Committee tabled a report that recommended his expulsion.

Committees
  • Member Public Accounts Committee from 23 May 2017 to 29 November 2017
  • Member Joint Standing Committee on Audit from 13 June 2017 to 29 November 2017
Private Member's Bills
Background/Membership
Qualifications
References
Kagi, Jacob, "Barry Urban resigns from WA Labor but says he intends to remain in State Parliament", ABC Online, 29 November 2017.
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-11-29/embattled-wa-labor-mp-barry-urban-resigns-from-wa-labor/9205448?smid=abcperth-Twitter_Organic&WT.tsrc=Twitter_Organic&sf174669347=1. Accessed 29 November 2017.
Further Information
Bibliography
Barry Urban quits WA Labor amid doubts about past but says he will stay in Parliament
Misleading the House: Statements Made by the Member for Darling Range