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Gillett, Mary Jane (1958 - )

Born
9 October 1958
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Parliamentarian, Clerk and Industrial officer
Website
http://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/re-member/bioregfull.cfm?mid=95

Summary

A member of the Australian Labor Party, Mary Gillett served as the Member for Werribee in the Legislative Assembly of the Victorian Parliament from 1996-2002 when the seat was abolished. From 2002 until 2006 she served as the Member for Tarneit. Her ministerial appointments have included Parliamentary Secretary for Volunteers, Commonwealth Games and from 2002 Parliamentary Secretary for Women's Affairs.

Sources used to compile this entry: Herd, Margaret (ed.), Who's Who in Australia 2002, 38 edn, Crown Content, Melbourne, 2002, 2020 pp.

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