Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
DAWSON, Hon. Stephen Noel, MLC
Member for Mining and Pastoral Region
Australian Labor Party
Elected to the Thirty-ninth Parliament for Mining and Pastoral Region on 5 April 2013 (for the term commencing on 22 May 2013). Re-elected 2017 for the term commencing on 22 May.
Minister for Environment; Disability Services: 17 March 2017 - present.
Deputy Chair of Committees: 22 May 2013 - 16 October 2013.
Parliamentary Party/Shadow Ministerial Appointments
Opposition Parliamentary Secretary for the Kimberley; Pilbara; Gascoyne; Goldfields/Esperance: 19 April 2013 - 24 September 2013.
Shadow Minister for Disability Services; Mental Health; Child Protection: 24 September 2013 - 17 March 2017.
Deputy Leader of the Government in the Legislative Council: 17 March 2017 - present.
Deputy Chair, Standing Committee on Environment and Public Affairs: 22 May 2013 - 21 May 2017.
Note: Fulfils an advisory role concerning services provided to Members
Member, Parliamentary Services Committee: 22 May 2013 - 21 May 2017.
30 July 1975, Dublin, Ireland
Occupation before entering Parliament and Qualifications
MINING AND PASTORAL REGION - ELECTORATE PROFILE
Mining and Pastoral Region includes the Legislative Assembly electorates of Kalgoorlie, Kimberley, North West Central and Pilbara.