Hon. Darren Legh West MLC
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Minister assisting the Minister for State Development, Jobs and Trade

House:Legislative Council
Party:Australian Labor Party
Electorate:Agricultural Region

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Speeches by Hon. Darren Legh West
Electorate Office:...
84 Marine Terrace
GERALDTON WA 6530
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Email: darren.west.mp@mp.wa.gov.au


Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS

WEST Hon. Darren Legh, MLC
Member for Agricultural Region
Labor Party


PARLIAMENTARY SERVICE
Elected to the Thirty-ninth Parliament for the Agricultural Region on 9 March 2013 (for the term commencing on 22 May 2013). Re-elected 11 March 2017 for the term commencing on 22 May 2017.

Ministerial Appointments
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Minister assisting the Minister for State Development, Jobs and Trade: 17 March 2017 - present.

Parliamentary Party/Shadow Ministerial Appointments
Opposition Parliamentary Secretary for Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Wheatbelt; Mid West: 19 April 2013 to 17 March 2017.

Standing Committees
Deputy Chair, Standing Committee on Public Administration: 22 May 2013 - 21 May 2017.
Member, Standing Committee on Public Administration: 23 May 2017 - present.


PERSONAL

Birth
Born 19 April 1965, Edenhope, Victoria.
Arrived in Western Australia in 1966

Marital Status
Married

Occupation before entering Parliament and Qualifications
Farmer, Jennacubbine.
Chair, Wheatbelt Development Commission.


AGRICULTURAL REGION - ELECTORATE PROFILE
Agricultural Region includes the Legislative Assembly electorates of Central Wheatbelt, Geraldton, Moore, and Roe.