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Steven Marshall Crabb

Forres Academy, Arbroath High School, Scotland, qualified actuary by correspondence


Worked for insurance company and in tin can factory; emigrated to Aust.1965, joined Colonial Mutual Life Assurance Society, joint assistant actuary 1972-1976; fellow Faculty of Actuaries, member fed. executive Aust. Insurance Employees Union 1966-1970, 1972-1976, v-president 1972-1976; fed. publicity officer Australian Council of Salaried and Professional Associations 1972-1976,  chairman Knox Prices Action Group 1975-1982.

Australian Labor Party
HouseElectorateStart End
Legislative AssemblyKnox1 March 19761 August 1992retired

*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.

Minister for Labour and Industry 1 Sept-8 Sept 1983
Minister of Transport 1982-85
Minister for Industrial Affairs 1983-85
Minister for Employment and Industrial Affairs 1985-86
Minister for Labour 1986-88
Minister for Police and Emergency Services 1987-90
Minister for Tourism 1988-92
Minister for Conservation and Environment 1990-92
Minister for Water Resources Jan-Oct 1992
Public Accounts committee 1977-1979
Company Takeovers committee 1979-1982
Public Bodies Review committee 1980-1982


Who's Who in Australia 1977-1983, Victorian Parliamentary Handbook, 'Notable Australians', Melbourne, 1978; Mountain District Free Press 20 Jan 1976; Herald 11 Mar 1976, 20 July and 1 Nov 1982, SNP 12 Oct 1976, 19 May 1982; Age 21 June 1982; Encounter; personal information.

Last updated: 28th August 2019