The Hon. Richard Sanderson AMERY, MP
Member of the Legislative Assembly
Member for Mount Druitt
Member of the Australian Labor Party
||The Hon. Richard Amery, MP|
Office Suite 201
MOUNT DRUITT NSW 2770
||(02) 9625 6770
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|Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly||22 Oct 1983|| |
|Member for Mount Druitt||25 May 1991|| |
|Opposition Whip||8 Apr 2011|| |
|Member, Committee on the Independent Commission Against Corruption||22 Jun 2011|| |
|Member, Standing Orders and Procedure Committee||22 Jun 2011|| |
|Legislative Assembly Trustee, Parliamentary Contributory Superannuation Fund||17 Jun 2011|| |
|Member for Riverstone||22 Oct 1983||3 May 1991||7yrs 6mths 12days|| |
|Minister for Corrective Services||21 Nov 2001||2 Apr 2003||1yr 4mths 13days|| |
|Minister for Agriculture||4 Apr 1995||2 Apr 2003||7yrs 11mths 30days|| |
|Minister for Land and Water Conservation||1 Dec 1997||21 Nov 2001||3yrs 11mths 21days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Consumer Affairs, Seniors||1991||1995|| || |
|Shadow Minister for Water Resources and Co-operative Societies||1991||1995|| || |
|Assistant Shadow Minister for Transport||1989||1991|| || |
|Shadow Minister for Natural Resources||1988||1991|| || |
|Deputy Chair, Standing Committee on Parliamentary Privilege and Ethics||20 Jun 2007||4 Mar 2011||3yrs 8mths 13days|| |
|Chair, Committee on the Independent Commission Against Corruption||3 Jun 2010||4 Mar 2011||9mths 2days|| |
|Member, Committee on the Independent Commission Against Corruption||1 Jun 2010||3 Jun 2010||3days||Elected Chair of the Committee on 3 June 2010 (see separate entry).|
|Member, Committee on the Independent Commission Against Corruption||22 Oct 2008||24 Jun 2009||8mths 3days|| |
|Member, Standing Committee on Natural Resource Management ||8 May 2003||2 Mar 2007||3yrs 9mths 23days|| |
Mr Amery's speeches in Hansard
Mr Amery's questions published in the Question & Answer Paper
About the Mount Druitt Electorate
Metropolitan, residential suburban. Located Sydney, outer western.
Principal suburbs: Arndell Park, Bidwill, Blackett, Dharruk, Eastern Creek, Emerton, Glendenning, Hassall Grove, Hebersham, Huntingwood, Lethbridge Park, Minchinbury, Mount Druitt, Oakhurst, Plumpton, Rooty Hill, Shalvey, Willmot.
Area: 43 sq km.
Population: 80,307. Enrolment: 48,234.
For more detailed information see - http://www.elections.nsw.gov.au/state_government_elections/electoral_districts/all_districts_/mount_druitt
Political Party Activity - Joined A.L.P. 1976. Secretary Rooty Hill Branch 1978-83. Delegate to State Conference 1979-82, 1991-92. Various Electorate Council delegates positions. Member, Caucus committees on: Police; Health; Transport; Corrective Services 1983-1988. Member, Ministerial Working Party on Education for Western Sydney 1986-1987.
Community Activity - Past member of Dawson Girl Guides Local Association 1982-92; Archdiocese Council of Mount Druitt Hospital 1986-91; Member of the United Services Union. Rooty Hill School of Arts Management Committee and Board of Directors of Mount Druitt Hospital 1982-86; Current member of Kimberley Reserve Parks Committee. Parliamentary Bowling Club; Mount Druitt West Tradies Club and Rooty Hill R.S.L. Club.
Personal - Born 31 March 1951, Liverpool. Married to Marie since 1974, 1 daughter Deborah and 1 son Roy and 4 grandchildren.
Qualifications, Occupations and Interests - Previously shop assistant/storeman at Flemings Food Stores (Nov 1965-Aug 1966) & Franklins Food Stores (Aug 1966-Sept 1970). Member of the NSW Police Force 1970-83, attained the rank of Senior Constable.
Interests include reading, photography, politics, vintage cars, typewriters and lawn bowls.
Keywords: Opposition Whip
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