Media Statement from Hon Mark McGowan BA LLB MLA
- Speaker of the Legislative Assembly and Albany MP Peter Watson to retire at 2021 State election
Premier Mark McGowan has paid tribute to Speaker of the Legislative Assembly and Member for Albany Peter Watson, who today announced he would not re-contest his seat at the 2021 State election.
Mr Watson was elected to the Western Australian Parliament in February 2001. He was successfully re-elected in 2005, 2008, 2013 and 2017.