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The Greek born member for Bulleen, whose portfolios include multicultural affairs and energy and resources, says he will end his parliamentary career to spend more time with his family.
“Fifty years ago my parents landed at Station Pier, so it’s symbolic that I announce my retirement Air Jordan 23s today,” a teary Mr Kotsiras told reporters at the same Port Melbourne pier yesterday.
The exit of the former school principal who was elected in Jordan Pro Strong 1999 raises the prospect that frontbencher Matthew Guy, touted a Liberal leadership aspirant, will move from the upper house to take over his lower house seat.
Mr Kotsiras said while branch members will elect the Air Jordan 19s new candidate, he backed Mr Guy if he chose to run.
“I think he’ll Air Jordan 7s make a very, very good member. I would support Matthew Guy,” he said.
Mr Kotsiras said it has been a great privilege to serve in public life but he is looking forward to spending time with his grandchildren.
“Family is very important and I’ve missed my children growing up and I’ve got four wonderful grandchildren today,” he said.
Premier Denis Napthine said Mr Kotsiras had made an outstanding contribution to Victoria, particularly in multicultural affairs.
“Nick is the epitome of achievement for somebody who arrived here as a young person, who worked hard and has really reached the pinnacle in our democratic institution,” he told reporters.
Dr Napthine said a decision on whether Mr Kotsiras will remain minister until the November 29 election will be made after Liberal and National party preselections are finalised and he discusses the make up of the cabinet with deputy Jordan 2 Retro premier and Nationals leader Peter Ryan.