Chief Minister of the Australian Capital Territory facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsChief Minister of the Australian Capital Territory
|Appointer||Australian Capital Territory Legislative Assembly|
|Inaugural holder||Rosemary Follett|
|Formation||11 May 1989|
The Chief Minister of the Australian Capital Territory is the head of government of the Australian Capital Territory. The leader of the party with the largest representation of seats in the Australian Capital Territory Legislative Assembly.
The current Chief Minister is Andrew Barr of the Labor Party, who was elected by the Assembly on 11 December 2014 following the resignation of Katy Gallagher.
List of Chief Ministers
|#||Name||Party||Term Start||Term End||Timespan|
|1||Rosemary Follett||Labor||11 May 1989||5 December 19891||0 years, 208 days|
|2||Trevor Kaine||Liberal||5 December 1989||6 June 19912||1 year, 183 days|
|(1)||Rosemary Follett||Labor||6 June 1991||2 March 1995||3 years, 269 days|
|3||Kate Carnell||Liberal||2 March 1995||18 October 20003||5 years, 230 days|
|4||Gary Humphries||Liberal||18 October 2000||5 November 2001||1 year, 18 days|
|5||Jon Stanhope||Labor||5 November 2001||12 May 20114||9 years, 188 days|
|6||Katy Gallagher||Labor||16 May 2011||11 December 20145||3 years, 209 days|
|7||Andrew Barr||Labor||11 December 2014||Incumbent||6 years, 308 days|
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