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Hon. Pierre Shuai Yang MLC JP LLB BA(Hons)(UWA)
Government Whip in the Legislative Council

House:Legislative Council
Party:Australian Labor Party
Electorate:South Metropolitan Region

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Speeches by Hon. Pierre Shuai Yang
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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. Re-elected 2021 for the terms commencing 22 May.

Parliamentary Party Appointments
Government Whip: 16 May 2018 - present.

Standing Committees
Member, Standing Committee on Legislation: 23 May 2017 - present.
Deputy Chair, Standing Committee on Uniform Legislation and Statutes Review: 23 May 2017 - present.

Select Committees
Member, Select Committee on Personal Choice and Community Safety: 29 August 2018 - 12 May 2020.

Domestic Committees
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.

Marital Status

Occupation before entering Parliament and Qualifications
Army Reserve Officer, Local Councillor and Legal Practitioner.
LLB, BA (Hons), JP.

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.