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Japanese legislator

Kunio Hatoyama, Japanese legislator.

Background

Hatoyama, Kunio was born on September 13, 1948.

Education

Graduate in Political Science, University Tokyo, 1971. Graduate in Public Law, University Tokyo, 1972.

Career

Aide to Prime Minister Kakue Tanaka Government Japan, 1972, parliamentary vice-minister administrative management bureau, 1983, parliamentary vice-minister education, 1984, minister education, 1991, minister labour, 1994, minister justice, 2007—2008, minister internal affairs and communications, 2008—2009. Member House of Representatives from Fukuoka 6th district, 1976—1999, since 2000, chairman committee on rules and administration, 2002, chairman special committee on response to armed attacks, 2002. Member general council Liberal Democratic Party, 1990, chairman committee on harmony between nature and people, 2004.

Leader Tokyo Democratic Party Japan, 1996. Deputy leader Democratic Party Japan, 1996.