Chris Haviland

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Chris Haviland
Member of the Australian Parliament
for Macarthur
In office
13 March 1993 – 29 January 1996
Preceded by Stephen Martin
Succeeded by John Fahey
Personal details
Born (1952-02-27) 27 February 1952 (age 62)
Sydney, New South Wales
Nationality Australian
Political party Australian Labor Party
Occupation Public servant

Christopher Douglas "Chris" Haviland (born 27 February 1952) was an Australian politician. Born in Sydney, he was a public servant with the Commonwealth Department of Health. In 1993, he was elected to the Australian House of Representatives as the Labor member for Macarthur, succeeding Stephen Martin, who contested Cunningham instead. In 1996, however, he lost his Labor endorsement and retired from politics.[1]

In 2013 he returned as a parliamentary candidate when he was preselected as the ALP candidate for Bradfield in that year's federal election but Bradfield is a safe Liberal seat and as expected Haviland was not successful in taking Bradfield at that election.[2][3][4][5]

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Parliament of Australia
Preceded by
Stephen Martin
Member for Macarthur
1993–1996
Succeeded by
John Fahey