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Former Senator Sam McMahon

Former Senator Sam McMahon

Former Senator

Liberal Democratic Party


Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the Senate for the Northern Territory 2019. Defeated at general elections 2022.
Committee service
  • Senate Standing: Publications from 2.7.2019 to 21.5.2022.
  • Senate Legislative and General Purpose Standing: Environment and Communications: Legislation from 2.7.2019 to 21.5.2022; Environment and Communications: References from 2.7.2019 to 21.5.2022.
  • Joint Standing: Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 22.7.2019 to 21.5.2022; National Capital and External Territories from 22.7.2019 to 21.5.2022 (Chair from 13.5.2021 to 21.5.2022); Northern Australia from 22.7.2019 to 18.6.2020.
  • Joint Select: Road Safety from 11.11.2019 to 9.11.2020.
Party positions
  • Chair of the Country Liberal Party Katherine Branch (NT) from 2016.
  • Born 11.12.1967, Sydney, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BVSc (University of Queensland).
  • Veterinary Surgeon from 1989 to 2019.
  • Awarded a Centenary Medal, 01.01.2001.
  • Telstra Business Women's Award (NT), 2001.
  • Australian Veterinary Association Meritorious Service Award, 2014. .
  • Telstra Business Award, 2017.

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