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Lyster, Maureen Anne (1943 - )

The Honourable

Born
10 September 1943
England
Occupation
Parliamentarian, Teacher and Librarian
Website
http://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/re-member/bioregfull.cfm?mid=5

Summary

A member of the Australian Labor Party, Maureen Lyster served as the Member for Chelsea province in the Legislative Council of the Victorian parliament from 1985-92. She held a range of portfolios as Minister for Local Government from 1989-91, Minister for the Aged, 1989-90, Minister Assisting the Minister for Education 1990-91 and Minister for health 1991-92.

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