ID 0408

State Government of South Australia beginning 22 March 1865 - period in office of Premier Dutton, Francis Stacker ending on 20 September 1865

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

Dutton, Francis Stacker
Date of beginning of period in office
22 March 1865
Date of end of period in office
20 September 1865 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Loss of general election 
Reason for end of this government
Resignation of premier
Number of days in office

Parliamentary support during period

Party affiliation of premier at start of period
Support from parliamentary factions and independents
If coalition government
Coalition partner 1
Coalition partner 2
Coalition partner 3
Coalition partner 4
Party support in parliament at beginning of period
If change in parliamentary support during period
If further change during period

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

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

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

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Election Premier at election Premier's party Premier after election Premier's party
SA 1 March 1865Arthur BlythSupport from parliamentary factions and independentsFrancis Stacker DuttonSupport from parliamentary factions and independents

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Resignation of Premier: End of Dutton's second period in office; Premier Dutton resigned his commission as Premier to take up the position of Agent-General for South Australia in London (see Howell, p.124, in 'References', below).