Jack Slater (politician)

John William "Jack" Slater (3 September 1927 – 23 February 1997) was an Australian politician who represented the South Australian House of Assembly seat of Gilles for the Labor Party from 1970 to 1993. He was Minister of Recreation and Sport and Minister of Water Resources in the first term of the Bannon government from 1982 to 1985.[1]

Jack Slater
Minister for Recreation and Sport
Minister for Water Resources
In office
10 November 1982 – 18 December 1985
PremierJohn Bannon
Preceded byMichael Wilson
Succeeded byKym Mayes
Member of the South Australian Parliament
for Gilles
In office
30 May 1970 – 24 November 1989
Preceded byconstituency established
Succeeded byColin McKee
Personal details
John William Slater

(1927-09-03)3 September 1927
Adelaide, Australia
Died23 February 1997(1997-02-23) (aged 69)
Adelaide, Australia
Political partyLabor Party