ID 0107

State Government of South Australia beginning 8 December 1899 - period in office of Premier Holder, Frederick William ending on 15 May 1901



Period in office of premier (see Glossary entry for 'period in office' and related terms)

Premier
Holder, Frederick William
Date of beginning of period in office
8 December 1899
Date of end of period in office
15 May 1901 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Defeat in parliament 
Reason for end of this government
Change of party leader
Number of days in office
523 

Parliamentary support during period

Party affiliation of premier at start of period
Liberal Party
If coalition government
Coalition partner 1
--none--
Coalition partner 2
--none--
Coalition partner 3
--none--
Coalition partner 4
--none--
Party support in parliament at beginning of period
Minority
If change in parliamentary support during period
--none--  
If further change during period
--none--  

Number of ministers at beginning of period (this may vary during the period)

Total number of ministers
6
Number from party of premier
6
Number from coalition party 1
0
Number from coalition party 2
0
Number from upper house
1
Number who are women
0

Assembly elections contested as premier or after which became premier (see Glossary entry for 'after election')

This premier did not win office as the result of an election, and was not (or has not been) in office long enough to contest an election as premier ; see 'Period in office' table above.


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Sources

Hughes and Graham, (1968) A Handbook of Ausralian Government and Politics 1890-1964.

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