FAIRBAIRN, The Hon. Joyce, P.C., C.M., B.A., B.J.
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Date of Birth ( 1939.11.06
Place of Birth: Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
Profession | Occupation: Journalist
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 10431 Days (28 years, 6 months, 22 days)
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Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm ( on the advice of
Lethbridge, Alberta Resigned Maiden speech. Liberal 1984.06.29 - 2013.01.18 Trudeau, Pierre Elliott
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PartyTerm (
Liberal 1984.06.29 - 2013.01.18

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

PortfolioTerm (
Minister with special responsibility for Literacy 1993.11.04 - 1997.06.10

Regional Minister

RegionTerm (
Alberta 1993.11 - 1997

Leader of the Government in the Senate

PortfolioTerm (
Leader of the Government in the Senate 1993.11.04 - 1997.06.10

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CommitteeTerm (
Social Development Policy 1993.12.10 - 1997.06.10

Military Service

Military OrganizationFunctionTerm (
18th Air Defence Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery (RCA) Honorary Colonel -
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

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^ Multiple Authors Oral History Project

  • The Honourable Joyce Fairbairn, Senator : interview / conducted by Tom Earle.
    Ottawa : Library of Parliament; [1990?]. 141 p.


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