The Hon. Catherine Eileen CUSACK, BEc(SocSc) MLC
Member of the Legislative Council
Member of the Liberal Party
Term of service expires 56th Parliament (1 March 2019)
|Member of the NSW Legislative Council||22 Mar 2003|| |
|Member, General Purpose Standing Committee No. 1||17 May 2011|| |
|Member, Standing Committee on Social Issues||17 May 2011|| |
|Member, Committee on the Office of the Ombudsman and Police Integrity Commission||22 Jun 2011||Chair|
|Member, Committee on the Health Care Complaints Commission||22 Jun 2011|| |
|Member, Committee on Children and Young People||26 Jun 2007||3 Jun 2009||1yr 11mths 9days|| |
|Member, General Purpose Standing Committee No. 1||10 Jul 2003||2 Mar 2007||3yrs 7mths 21days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability||28 Dec 2008||28 Mar 2011||2yrs 3mths 1day|| |
|Member, Standing Committee on Social Issues||21 May 2003||10 Mar 2004||9mths 19days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Fair Trading||11 Apr 2007||27 Dec 2008||1yr 8mths 17days|| |
|Shadow Minister for Juvenile Justice||8 Apr 2003||24 Mar 2007||3yrs 11mths 17days|| |
Ms Cusack's speeches in Hansard
Political Party Activity - Liberal Party first female NSW Young Liberal President, 1985-1986. Liberal Party Executive, 2000-2003. President Richmond FEC.
Qualifications, Occupations and Interests - Professional established "Wordworks" speech and copy writing consultancy, 1994-2003. Edelman Public Relations, 1993-1994. Executive Officer, NSW Minister for Health 1991-1992. Senior Policy Advisor NSW Minister for Education, 1990-1991; NSW Minister for Family and Community Services and Minister for Women, 1988-90. Chair, Australian Rural Health Research Collaboration.Patron, Appin Historical Society. Memberships: National Trust, 1981-present; NSW Art Gallery, 1982-present; NSW Institute for Public Administration; Society of Consumer Affairs Professionals.
Interests include Columnist, Sunday Telegraph; camping and bushwalking.
First Speech, 20 May 2003:
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