ID 0116

State Government of South Australia beginning 14 July 1917 - period in office of Premier Peake, Archibald Henry ending on 27 August 1917



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

Premier
Peake, Archibald Henry
Date of beginning of period in office
14 July 1917
Date of end of period in office
27 August 1917 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Defeat in parliament 
Reason for end of this government
Change of partisan support for premier/PM
Number of days in office
44 

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
2
Number who are women
0

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 6 April 1918Archibald Henry PeakeLiberal - National CoalitionArchibald Henry PeakeLiberal - National Coalition
SA 10 February 1912John VerranAustralian Labor PartyArchibald Henry PeakeLiberal Union
SA 2 April 1910Archibald Henry PeakeLiberal UnionJohn VerranAustralian Labor Party

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Sources

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

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