Peter Dutton

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Dutton in April 2016

Peter Craig Dutton (born 18 November 1970) is an Australian politician. He is a member of the Liberal Party. He has been a member of the Australian House of Representatives representing the Division of Dickson, Queensland since November 2001. From 2017 to 2018, he was the Minister for Home Affairs. He served as the Minister for Immigration and Border Protection from 2014 to 2017. He was also the Minister for Health and Sport from 2013 to 2014.

Dutton was born in Brisbane, Queensland. He was a police officer before he entered politics. He has been married twice and has three children.[1]

On 13 March 2020, during the 2019–20 coronavirus pandemic, Dutton was diagnosed with COVID-19.[2]

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  1. "Our Campaigns - Candidate - Peter Dutton". Retrieved 23 August 2018.
  2. Brinsden, Colin (14 March 2020). "Peter Dutton reveals when he contracted coronavirus". Seven Network. Retrieved 16 March 2020.

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