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GOUIN, The Hon. Léon Mercier, Q.C., B.A., LL.D.
Picture of GOUIN, The Hon. Léon Mercier, Q.C., B.A., LL.D.
Photographer:
Arthur Roy
© Public Domain

Source: Library and Archives Canada, PA 047144
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1891.12.24
Place of Birth: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1983.10.16 (91 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Author, barrister, professor
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 12916 Days (35 years, 4 months, 11 days)
^ Senate
Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)Appointed on the advice of
De Salaberry, Quebec Resigned Liberal 1940.11.07 - 1976.03.18 King, William Lyon Mackenzie
^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal 1940.11.07 - 1976.03.18

^ Committees - Senate
Committee membership is shown below by session. All members who served on a committee at any time during a session are listed.

CommitteeRoleDuring Session
Standing Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs Member 29th Parl., 1st Session (1973.01.04 - 1974.02.26)

^ Committees - Joint
Committee membership is shown below by session. All members who served on a committee at any time during a session are listed.

CommitteeRoleDuring Session
Standing Joint Committee on Printing Member 30th Parl., 1st Session (1974.09.30 - 1976.10.12)

Federal Public Office
^ Commission of Inquiry
FunctionCommissionTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Chair Royal Commission on Shipbuilding in the Provinces of Ontario and Quebec 1941.09.02 - 1942
Military Service


Military OrganizationFunctionTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Canadian Army Educational Service Served overseas Member 1944 - 1945
World War II, 1939-1945 Participant -
Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Father Gouin, Lomer
(M.P.)
1861.03.19 1929.03.28
Grandfather Mercier, Honoré
(M.P.)
1840.10.15 1894.10.30
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

  • Cours de droit industriel.
    Montréal : Ecole des Hautes Etudes commerciales; 1937. 2 v.

  • Le droit d'auteur.
    Montréal : Fides; 1950. 105 p.

  • Des syndicats ouvriers au point de vue légal.
    Montréal : Beauchemin; 1921. 84 p .


^ Multiple Authors Books

  • Expédients constitutionnels adoptés par le dominion et les provinces : étude préparée pour la Commission royale des relations entre le dominion et les provinces . Gouin, L.M. et Brooke Claxton
    Ottawa : Impr. du Roi; 1939. 76 p.

  • Legislative expedients and devices adopted by the Dominion and the Provinces : study prepared for the Royal Commission on Dominion-Provincial relations . Gouin, Leon Mercier and Brooke Claxton
    Ottawa : King's Printer; 1939. 72 p.


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