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Matthew ('Matt') Shaw Viney

Matthew ('Matt') Shaw Viney

Born
28 July, 1954 (Melbourne, Victoria)
Marriage
Married, 4 children.
Occupation
Community Services
Education
Mentone Grammar. BSocSc 1978 (La Trobe University). Grad Dip Urb Soc 1979, Grad Dip Bus Admin 1990 (Swinburne Institute of Technology).
Career
Various community development positions 1977-86. Manager, Community Services, Shire of Hastings 1986-89. Managing Director, Viney Consulting 1989-99. Memberships: Labor Party; Australian Institute of Company Directors; National Union of Workers. Interests: Frankston Veterans Hockey Club, Collingwood Football Club, reading, films, golf.;
Party
Australian Labor Party
Party Note
Delegate 1997-99, 2003-04 State Conference. State Campaign Cttee 1996-99. Pollster for Victorian ALP 1994-99.
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Frankston East
18th Sep 1999
(b/e)
29th Nov 2002
Resigned
MLC
Chelsea
30th Nov 2002
 
24th Nov 2006
Seat Ablished
MLC
Eastern Victoria
25th Nov 2006
 
29th Nov 2014
Resigned

*The Start date for Members elected after 1900 is the date they were elected. The start date for pre-1900 Members is the date they were sworn in.

Inaugural Speech
9 November 1999, ALP, Assembly, Frankston East
Appointments
Parliamentary Secretary, Infrastructure October-December 1999. Parliamentary Secretary, Human Services December 1999-December 2002. Parliamentary Secretary, Innovation & Industry December 2002-December 2006. Government Whip (LC) and Manager, Government Business December 2006-2010. Deputy President of the Legislative Council December 2010-2014. Committee Service: LC Privileges Cttee 2003-06. Select Cttee on Public Land Development 2007. Deputy Chair, Select Cttee on Gaming Licensing 2007-May 2008. Environment and Natural Resources Cttee 2007-March 2010. LC Standing Orders Cttee 2007-November 2010. Deputy Chair, Standing Cttee on Finance and Public Administration April 2008-November 2010. Select Cttee on Train Services March 2009-September 2010. Deputy Chair, Legal and Social Issues Legislation Cttee and Legal and Chair, Social Issues References Cttee February 2011-November 2014. LC Procedure Cttee June 2011-2014. Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Cttee February 2013-November 2014.
References
Victorian Parliamentary Handbook. Personal information.
Initial Data Source
Victorian Parliamentary Handbook, 54th Parliament
Last Update
Array (last date the record was checked and updated)