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Ms Jessica Jane Shaw MLA

BA (Dist); LLB (Hons); BA (Hons); LLM

Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Premier; Minister for State Development; Jobs and Trade; Tourism; Commerce; Science





Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook

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


PARLIAMENTARY SERVICE

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 to 21 December 2021.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Child Protection; Women's Interests; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Community Services from 21 December 2021 to 23 August 2022.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Premier; Minister for State Development; Jobs and Trade; Tourism; Commerce; Science from 23 August 2022.

Standing Committees

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


PERSONAL

Birth

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.


SWAN HILLS - ELECTORATE PROFILE

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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