Southern Province (Victoria)
Members for Southern Province
The Victorian Legislative Council was the upper house
the Victorian Parliament. The province was initially represented by five members.
That was reduced to three after the redistribution of provinces in 1882, when South Eastern
, South Yarra
, North Yarra
, North Eastern
, North Central
, Melbourne East
, Melbourne North
, Melbourne South
, Melbourne West
and Wellington Provinces
After 1904, when more provinces were created, the representation was reduced to two.
Prior to self-government, Donald Kennedy
had been a nominated member of the unicameral Victorian Legislative Council, from September 1854 to March 1856.
- ^ a b "Victoria Constitution Act 1855" (PDF). Retrieved 5 May 2013.
- ^ a b c Edward Sweetman (1920). Constitutional Development of Victoria, 1851-6. Whitcombe & Tombs Limited. p. 182. Retrieved 18 November 2012.
- ^ a b c d e f "Re-Member (Former Members)". State Government of Victoria. Retrieved 19 October 2012.
- ^ "Electoral Provinces Boundaries Act 1903". Australasian Legal Information Institute. Retrieved 25 February 2014.
- ^ "State Elections in Victoria". Australian Town and Country Journal. 8 June 1904.
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