DESCHATELETS, The Hon. Jean-Paul, P.C., Q.C., B.A., LL.B.
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Date of Birth ( 1912.10.09
Place of Birth: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Deceased Date ( 1986.12.11 (74 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Lawyer
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 11734 Days (32 years, 1 month, 16 days)
^ Senate
Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm ( on the advice of
Lauzon, Quebec Resignation. For health reasons. Liberal 1966.02.24 - 1986.01.10 Pearson, Lester Bowles
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ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (
Maisonneuve--Rosemont, Quebec Liberal 1963.04.08 Elected
Maisonneuve--Rosemont, Quebec Liberal 1962.06.18 Elected
Maisonneuve--Rosemont, Quebec Liberal 1958.03.31 Elected
Maisonneuve--Rosemont, Quebec Liberal 1957.06.10 Elected
Maisonneuve--Rosemont, Quebec Liberal 1953.08.10 Elected

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PartyTerm (
Liberal 1953.08.10 - 1986.12.11

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Speaker of the Senate

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Speaker of the Senate 1968.09.05 - 1972.12.13


PortfolioTerm (
Minister of Public Works Resignation. For personal reasons. 1963.04.22 - 1965.02.11

Leader of the Government in the Senate

PortfolioTerm (
Deputy Leader of the Government in the Senate 1966.11 - 1967

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^ Multiple Authors Oral History Project

  • Interview of the Hon. Jean-Paul Deschatelets conducted August 29, 1979 / by Peter Stursberg.
    Ottawa : Library of Parliament; 1979. 82 leaves


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