JEROME, The Hon. James Alexander, P.C., B.A., LL.D.
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Date of Birth ( 1933.03.04
Place of Birth: Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Deceased Date ( 2005.08.21 (72 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Lawyer
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 4255 Days (11 years, 7 months, 24 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (
Sudbury, Ontario Liberal 1979.05.22 Elected
Sudbury, Ontario Liberal 1974.07.08 Elected
Sudbury, Ontario Liberal 1972.10.30 Elected
Sudbury, Ontario Liberal 1968.06.25 Elected
Sudbury, Ontario Liberal 1967.05.29

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (
Liberal 1968.06.25 - 1980.02.17

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Speaker of The House of Commons

PortfolioTerm (
Speaker of the House of Commons 1974.09.30 - 1980.02.17

Parliamentary Secretary

PortfolioTerm (
Parliamentary Secretary to the President of the Privy Council 1970.10.01 - 1972.09.01

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Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
Municipal Government City Councillor 1966 - 1966
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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^ Sole Author Books

  • Mr. Speaker.
    Toronto : McClelland and Stewart; 1985. 175 p.

Chapters in Books

  • The office of Speaker in the Canadian House of Commons.
    In: The Commonwealth Parliaments / editor S.L. Shakdher. New Delhi : Lok Sabha Secretariat; 1976. 73‑8


  • The office of Speaker in the Canadian House of Commons.
    Journal of Parliamentary Information. 21:590-5 Oct./Dec. 1975.

  • The Speakership in Canada.
    Parliamentarian. 59:77-84 Apr. 1978.

^ Multiple Authors Oral History Project

  • Interview of the Hon. James Jerome conducted in 1989 / by Tom Earle.
    Ottawa : Library of Parliament; 1989. 2 pts. (104 leaves)


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