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Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

The Australian Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business is Senator the Hon. Michaelia Cash [1].

Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business
Michaelia Cash March 2014.jpg
Incumbent
Michaelia Cash

since 29 May 2019
Department of Jobs and Small Business
StyleThe Honourable
AppointerGovernor-General on the recommendation of the Prime Minister of Australia
Inaugural holderBarry Jones (as the Minister for Science, Customs and Small Business)
Formation19 January 1988 (1988-01-19)

In the Government of Australia, the Minister administers their portfolio through the Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business.

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List of Ministers for Employment, Skills, Small and Family BusinessEdit

The following individuals have been appointed as Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business, or any precedent titles:[2]

Order Minister Party affiliation Prime Minister Ministerial title Term start Term end Term in office
1 Barry Jones   Labor Hawke Minister for Science, Customs and Small Business 19 January 1988 (1988-01-19) 4 April 1990 (1990-04-04) 2 years, 75 days
2 David Beddall Minister for Small Business and Customs 4 April 1990 (1990-04-04) 27 December 1991 (1991-12-27) 2 years, 354 days
Keating Minister for Small Business, Construction and Customs 27 December 1991 (1991-12-27) 24 March 1993 (1993-03-24)
3 Chris Schacht Minister for Science and Small Business 24 March 1993 (1993-03-24) 25 March 1994 (1994-03-25) 2 years, 353 days
Minister for Small Business, Customs and Construction 25 March 1994 (1994-03-25) 11 March 1996 (1996-03-11)
4 Geoff Prosser   Liberal Howard Minister for Small Business and Consumer Affairs 11 March 1996 (1996-03-11) 18 July 1997 (1997-07-18) 1 year, 129 days
5 Peter Reith Minister for Workplace Relations and Small Business 18 July 1997 (1997-07-18) 21 October 1998 (1998-10-21) 3 years, 196 days
Minister for Employment, Workplace Relations and Small Business 21 October 1998 (1998-10-21) 30 January 2001 (2001-01-30)
6 Ian Macfarlane Minister for Small Business 30 January 2001 (2001-01-30) 26 November 2001 (2001-11-26) 300 days
7 Joe Hockey Minister for Small Business and Tourism 26 November 2001 (2001-11-26) 26 October 2004 (2004-10-26) 2 years, 335 days
8 Fran Bailey 26 October 2004 (2004-10-26) 3 December 2007 (2007-12-03) 3 years, 38 days
9 Craig Emerson   Labor Rudd Minister for Small Business, Independent Contractors and the Service Economy 3 December 2007 (2007-12-03) 24 June 2010 (2010-06-24) 2 years, 285 days
Gillard 24 June 2010 (2010-06-24) 14 September 2010 (2010-09-14)
10 Nick Sherry Minister for Small Business 14 September 2010 (2010-09-14) 14 December 2011 (2011-12-14) 1 year, 91 days
11 Mark Arbib 14 December 2011 (2011-12-14) 5 March 2012 (2012-03-05) 82 days
12 Brendan O'Connor 5 March 2012 (2012-03-05) 4 February 2013 (2013-02-04) 336 days
13 Chris Bowen 4 February 2013 (2013-02-04) 25 March 2013 (2013-03-25) 49 days
14 Gary Gray 25 March 2013 (2013-03-25) 27 June 2013 (2013-06-27) 177 days
Rudd 27 June 2013 (2013-06-27) 18 September 2013 (2013-09-18)
15 Bruce Billson   Liberal Abbott 18 September 2013 (2013-09-18) 15 September 2015 (2015-09-15) 2 years, 3 days
Turnbull 15 September 2015 (2015-09-15) 21 September 2015
16 Kelly O'Dwyer 21 September 2015 (2015-09-21) 19 July 2016 (2016-07-19) 356 days
17 Michael McCormack   National 19 July 2016 (2016-07-19) 20 December 2017 (2017-12-20) 1 year, 154 days
18 Craig Laundy   Liberal Minister for Small and Family Business, the Workplace and Deregulation 20 December 2017 (2017-12-20) 28 August 2018 (2018-08-28) 251 days
19 Michaelia Cash Morrison Minister for Small and Family Business, Skills and Vocational Education 28 August 2018 (2018-08-28) 29 May 2019 (2019-05-29) 356 days
Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business 29 May 2019 (2019-05-29) Incumbent

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.pmc.gov.au/sites/default/files/publications/morrison-ministry-announced-260818.pdf
  2. ^ "Ministries and Cabinets". 43rd Parliamentary Handbook: Historical information on the Australian Parliament. Parliament of Australia. 2010. Archived from the original on 13 August 2014. Retrieved 29 September 2013.

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