Gerard Francis Martin MP (born 28 May 1946), a former Australian politician, was a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly representing the electorate of Bathurst between 1999 and 2011 for the Labor Party.
|Member of the |
New South Wales Legislative Assembly for Bathurst
27 March 1999 – 26 March 2011
|Preceded by||Mick Clough|
|Succeeded by||Paul Toole|
Gerard Francis Martin
28 May 1946
|Political party||Labor Party|
|Occupation||Administration manager, politician|
Martin has worked as an administrator in the coal industry for 30 years and is married with two children. He was a councillor on the Lithgow City Council from 1974 to 1999 and was the longest-serving mayor of Lithgow, for sixteen years. Prior to entering New South Wales politics, he was previously Deputy Chair, Central West Regional Development Board, and is a former Chairman of Blayney Abattior County Council.
In Parliament, he was Government Whip and was a member of both the Standing Committee on Natural Resource Management and the Standing Orders and Procedure Committee.
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|New South Wales Legislative Assembly|
| Member for Bathurst
1999 – 2011