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  Hon Jack Snelling  



PositionMinister
Political PartyAustralian Labor Party
MinisterMinister for Health
Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Minister for The Arts
Minister for Defence Industries
Minister for Health Industries
Member of the Executive Council
ElectoratePlayford
HouseHouse of Assembly
Date electedOct 11 1997
QualificationsBA University of Adelaide;
Emailplayford@parliament.sa.gov.au

Career Information
 
11 Oct '97Playford
04 Apr '05-26 Mar '06Deputy Speaker and Chairman of Committees
27 Apr '06-25 Mar '10Speaker, House of Assembly
23 Mar '10Member of the Executive Council
25 Mar '10-08 Feb '11Minister for Road Safety
25 Mar '10-08 Feb '11Minister for Veterans' Affairs
25 Mar '10-21 Oct '11Minister for Employment, Training and Further Education
08 Feb '11-21 Jan '13Treasurer
23 Jun '11-21 Jan '13Minister for Workers Rehabilitation
21 Oct '11Minister for Defence Industries
21 Oct '11-26 Mar '14Minister for Veterans' Affairs
21 Jan '13Minister for Mental Health and Substance Abuse
21 Jan '13-26 Mar '14Minister for Health and Ageing
26 Mar '14Minister for Health
26 Mar '14Minister for The Arts
26 Mar '14Minister for Health Industries
 
Committee Membership
 
10 Dec 1998 - 21 Oct 1999Member - Heroin Rehabilitation Trial - 49th Parliament
07 May 2002 - 27 Apr 2006Member - Economic and Finance Committee - 50th Parliament
07 May 2002 - 01 Jun 2005Member - Social Development Committee - 50th Parliament
21 Nov 2002 - 24 Nov 2003Member - Select Committee on the Cemetery Provisions of the Local Government Act - 50th Parliament
04 Dec 2003 - 20 Feb 2006Member - Select Committee on the Juvenile Justice System - 50th Parliament
27 Apr 2006 - 06 May 2010Chairperson - Standing Orders Committee - 51st Parliament
18 Oct 2011 - 08 Nov 2011Member - Roxby Downs (Indenture Ratification) (Amendment of Indenture) Amendment Bill - 52nd Parliament
 
Biography
EducationBA University of Adelaide; Blackfriars Priory School, Adelaide
Prior OccupationElectorate Officer
Public ActivitiesPatron, Para Hills Soccer Club; Member, Para Hills Bowling Club; Church Activities
Other InformationJack is married to Lucia with six children - Molly, Helena, Frank, Joe, Peter and Thomas. He enjoys cooking, reading, playing chess with his children, listening to classical music and training at the Para Hills Amateur Boxing Club. For general electorate information, please visit the State Electoral Office website.
 
Contact Details
Electorate Telephone:
08 8263 3777
Electorate Facsimile:
08 8396 3435
Electorate Address:
Unit 1/3 Wilkinson Road, Para Hills SA, 5096

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