Chris Picton

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The Honourable
Chris Picton
MP
Member of the South Australian Parliament
for Kaurna
Assumed office
15 March 2014
Preceded by John Hill
Personal details
Born (1983-01-13) 13 January 1983 (age 34)
Political party Australian Labor Party

Christopher James "Chris" Picton (born 13 January 1983) is an Australian politician representing the South Australian House of Assembly seat of Kaurna for the South Australian Branch of the Australian Labor Party since the 2014 state election.[1]

Prior to being elected to parliament, Picton was Chief-of-Staff for his predecessor John Hill and later a staffer for Commonwealth Health Minister and Attorney-General Nicola Roxon.[2]

Picton was elevated to the Cabinet of South Australia in September 2017 as Minister for Police, Minister for Correctional Services, Minister for Emergency Services, and Minister for Road Safety.[3]

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South Australian House of Assembly
Preceded by
John Hill
Member for Kaurna
1997–present
Incumbent
Political offices
Preceded by
Peter Malinauskas
Minister for Police
2017–present
Incumbent
Minister for Correctional Services
2017–present
Minister for Emergency Services
2017–present
Minister for Road Safety
2017–present