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Ms Jessica Jane Shaw MLA BA (Dist); LLB (Hons); BA (Hons); LLM
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Tourism; Culture and the Arts; Heritage

House:Legislative Assembly
Party:Australian Labor Party
Electorate:Swan Hills

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Speeches by Ms Jessica Jane Shaw
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Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook

SHAW, Jessica Jane, MLA
Member for Swan Hills
Australian Labor Party


Elected to the Fortieth Parliament for Swan Hills on 11 March 2017, in succession to Francesco (Frank) Angelo Alban (defeated).
Re-elected 2021.

Ministerial Appointments

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Tourism; Culture and the Arts; Heritage from 19 March 2021.

Standing Committees

Member, Economics and Industry Standing Committee from 23 May 2017 to 29 January 2021 (Chair from 24 May 2017).



Born 3 September 1978, Ascot, United Kingdom.
Arrived in Australia 1988, Western Australia 2006.

Qualifications and occupation before entering Parliament

BA (Dist); LLB (Hons); BA (Hons); LLM.
Commercial Executive.


The electorate of Swan Hills is located in the East Metropolitan Region and includes all or parts of the City of Swan and the Shire of Mundaring.

Comprising of all or parts of the localities of Aveley, Avon Valley National Park, Bailup, Baskerville, Beechina, Brigadoon, Bullsbrook, Chidlow, Ellenbrook, Gidgegannup, Herne Hill, Melaleuca, Middle Swan, Millendon, Mt Helena, Sawyers Valley, The Lakes, The Vines, Upper Swan, Walyunga National Park and Wooroloo.

Enrolment - 30,263 (11 February 2021)

Area - 1,334 km

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