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MARCHAND, The Hon. Len, P.C., C.M., B.S.A., M.S.F.
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Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1933.11.16
Place of Birth: Vernon, British Columbia, Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 2016.06.03 (82 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Agricultural scientist
Notes: Member of the Okanagan Indian Band of British Columbia.
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 8977 Days (24 years, 6 months, 29 days)
^ Senate
Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)Appointed on the advice of
Kamloops-Cariboo, British Columbia Resigned Liberal 1984.06.29 - 1998.03.01 Trudeau, Pierre Elliott
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Kamloops--Shuswap, British Columbia Liberal 1979.05.22 Defeated
Kamloops--Cariboo, British Columbia Liberal 1974.07.08 Elected
Kamloops--Cariboo, British Columbia Liberal 1972.10.30 Elected
Kamloops--Cariboo, British Columbia Liberal 1968.06.25 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal 1984.06.29 - 1998.03.01
Liberal 1968.06.25 - 1979.05.21

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Minister

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of the Environment 1979.04.02 - 1979.06.03

Minister of State / Secretary of State

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of State (Environment) 1977.09.15 - 1979.04.01
Minister of State (Small Businesses) 1976.09.14 - 1977.09.15

Parliamentary Secretary

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of the Environment 1974.09.15 - 1975.09.14
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development 1974.01.01 - 1974.05.09
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development 1972.12.22 - 1973.12.21

^ 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
Special Committee on Bill C-110 An Act respecting constitutional amendments Member 36th Parl., 1st Session (1997.09.22 - 1999.09.18)
Standing Committee on Aboriginal Peoples Member 36th Parl., 1st Session (1997.09.22 - 1999.09.18)
Standing Committee on Privileges, Standing Rules and Orders Member 36th Parl., 1st Session (1997.09.22 - 1999.09.18)

^ Committees - House of Commons
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 Fisheries and Forestry Member 30th Parl., 3rd Session (1977.10.18 - 1978.10.10)
Standing Committee on Agriculture Member 30th Parl., 2nd Session (1976.10.12 - 1977.10.17)
Standing Committee on Fisheries and Forestry Member 30th Parl., 2nd Session (1976.10.12 - 1977.10.17)
Standing Committee on Indian Affairs and Northern Development Member 30th Parl., 2nd Session (1976.10.12 - 1977.10.17)
Standing Committee on Agriculture Member 30th Parl., 1st Session (1974.09.30 - 1976.10.12)
Standing Committee on Fisheries and Forestry Member 30th Parl., 1st Session (1974.09.30 - 1976.10.12)
Standing Committee on Indian Affairs and Northern Development Chair 30th Parl., 1st Session (1974.09.30 - 1976.10.12)
Standing Committee on National Resources and Public Works Member 30th Parl., 1st Session (1974.09.30 - 1976.10.12)

^ 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 33rd Parl., 1st Session (1984.11.05 - 1986.08.28)

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

  • Aboriginal electoral reform: a discussion paper .
    [S.l. : s.n.; 1993]. 26, [14] p.

  • An ecological study of sagebrush in interior British Columbia.
    [Moscow] : Thesis (M.S.) - University of Idaho; 1964. 116 p.


Articles

  • Proportional representation for Native peoples.
    Canadian Parliamentary Review. 13(3):9-10 Autumn 1990.

  • La repr√©sentation proportionnelle pour les peuples autochtones.
    Revue parlementaire canadienne. 13 (3): 9-10 automne 1990.


^ Multiple Authors Books

  • Breaking trail. Marchand, Len and Matt Hughes
    Prince George, B.C. : Caitlin Press; [2000]. xii, 227 p.

  • Grassland ranges in the southern interior of British Columbia. McLean, Alastair and Leonard Marchand
    Ottawa : Dept. of Agriculture; 1972. 28 p.

  • Grassland ranges in the southern interior of British Columbia . McLean, Alastair and Leonard Marchand
    Ottawa : Dept. of Agriculture; 1968. 28 p.


Oral History Project

  • Interview of the Hon. Len Marchand conducted in 1986 / by Tom Earle.
    Ottawa : Library of Parliament; 1986. 2 pts. (129 leaves)


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