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    Kerrie Tucker addressing the audience, Canberra, 2001, by Loui Seselja, courtesy of National Library of Australia, an23357699. Used with permission..
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Tucker, Kerrie

Occupation
Editor, Librarian and Parliamentarian

Summary

A member of the ACT Greens, Kerrie Tucker was elected to the Legislative Assembly for the Australian Capital Territory representing the electorate of Molonglo in 1995. She served in the Parliament until 2004.

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Prior to being elected to the Assembly, Tucker was an editor and librarian at the Canberra Environment Centre.
Since entering Parliament she has served on a number of Select Committees including budget estimates and inquiries into gambling and superannuation funding. Tucker was Chair of the Standing Committee on Social Policy 1995-1998. In 1998 she became Chair of the Assembly Standing Committee on Education, Community Services and Recreation.

Source: http://www.act.greens.org.au/content/election2001/molongo.htm accessed 7/11/01

Sources used to compile this entry: From Lady Denman to Katy Gallagher: A Century of Women's Contributions to Canberra, Australian Women's Archives Project, February 2013, http://www.womenaustralia.info/exhib/ldkg.

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Title
Kerrie Tucker addressing the audience, Canberra
Type
Image
Date
2001
Creator
Loui Seselja
Source
National Library of Australia, an23357699. Used with permission.

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