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Casual vacancies in the sixth Legislative Assembly (2004 - 2008)

Updated 19 Jun 2014

There has been one casual vacancy since the 2004 Legislative Assembly election.

Mr Ted Quinlan

Mr Ted Quinlan resigned from the Legislative Assembly on 21 March 2006. A notice was published in the Canberra Times on 24 March 2006 calling for nominations from eligible candidates. At the close of applications on 3 April 2006, a total of 11 nominations had been received. In a recount of ballot papers received by Mr Quinlan at the 2004 election, Mr Andrew Barr, Australian Labor Party, received a majority of preferences. Mr Barr was officially declared elected to fill the casual vacancy on 5 April 2006.