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Hon. Darren Legh West MLC
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Hydrogen Industry
Australian Labor Party
185 Fitzgerald street
Northam WA 6401
PO Box 446 Northam WA 6401
Ph: (08) 9621 1999
Fax: (08) 9622 1555
Speeches by Hon. Darren Legh West
Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
WEST Hon. Darren Legh, MLC
Member for Agricultural Region
Elected to the Thirty-ninth Parliament for the Agricultural Region on 9 March 2013 for the Term commencing on 22 May. Re-elected 2017, 2021 for the Terms commencing on 22 May.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Minister assisting the Minister for State Development, Jobs and Trade: 17 March 2017 - 19 March 2021.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Hydrogen Industry: from 19 March 2021 to 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.
Deputy Chair, Standing Committee on Public Administration: 22 May 2013 - 21 May 2017.
Member, Standing Committee on Public Administration: 23 May 2017 - 21 May 2021.
Member, Standing Committee on Public Administration: 25 May 2021 - present.
Born 19 April 1965, Edenhope, Victoria.
Arrived in Western Australia in 1966
Occupation before entering Parliament and Qualifications
Chair, Wheatbelt Development Commission.
AGRICULTURAL REGION - ELECTORATE PROFILE
Agricultural Region includes the Legislative Assembly electorates of Central Wheatbelt, Geraldton, Moore, and Roe.
Further Biographical Details for Hon. Darren Legh West
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Acknowledgement of Country
The Parliament of Western Australia is honoured to be situated on the ancestral lands of the Whadjuk Noongar people. The Parliament acknowledges the First Australians as the traditional owners of the lands we represent and pays respects to their Elders both past and present.