Hon Batong Vu Pham
| || Date: 18 June 1967|
Place: Ba Ria (16 kilometres from Long Tan), Vietnam
Arrival in WA
|Arrived WA 14 February 1979 as a refugee from Vietnam via Malaysia|
|Son of Vo Van Pham and Diep Ngoc Thi Nguyen |
Marriage and Family
|Married 1 February 1997, Perth, WA to Thuy Do, daughter of Mong Van Do and Thanh Thi Tran|
Children: two sons
|Educated St Brigid’s High School, (Midland) and La Salle College—Assoc Dip Bus Admin|
|Self employed and research officer for Margaret Quirk MLA and then John D’ Orazio MLA for six years|
Joined Australian Labor Party 1996
|29 November 2007|
|Search for speeches by Batong Pham|
- MLC East Metropolitan Region 29 November 2007 (elected on recount to fill casual vacancy)–21 May 2009. Elected to the Thirty-Seventh Parliament for East Metropolitan Region on 29 November 2007 to fill vacancy upon resignation of Hon Louise Pratt on 29 October 2007. Retired 21 May 2009.
- Contested South Metropolitan Region 6 September 2008
- First member of Parliament of Western Australia born in Vietnam
|D Black and G Bolton, eds, Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia: volume two 1930-2010, Western Australian Parliamentary History Project, Perth, WA, 2011, p. 210.|
Parliament of Western Australia, Former Members, Parliament of Western Australia website, accessed 21 May 2014.
Western Australian Parliamentary Debates, 8 April 2008.