ALLMAND, The Hon. William Warren, P.C., O.C., Q.C., B.C.L., LL.D
Picture of ALLMAND, The Hon. William Warren, P.C., O.C., Q.C., B.C.L., LL.D
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Date of Birth ( 1932.09.19
Place of Birth: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Profession | Occupation: Barrister and solicitor, lawyer
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 11432 Days (31 years, 3 months, 18 days)
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ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (
Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Quebec Resignation. Named President of the International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development. Liberal 1993.10.25 Elected
Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Quebec Liberal 1988.11.21 Elected
Notre-Dame-de-Grâce--Lachine East, Quebec Liberal 1984.09.04 Elected
Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Quebec Liberal 1980.02.18 Elected
Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Quebec Liberal 1979.05.22 Elected
Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Quebec Liberal 1974.07.08 Elected
Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Quebec Liberal 1972.10.30 Elected
Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Quebec Liberal 1968.06.25 Elected
Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Quebec Liberal 1965.11.08 Elected

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PartyTerm (
Liberal 1965.11.08 - 1997.02.24

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

PortfolioTerm (
Minister of Consumer and Corporate Affairs 1977.09.16 - 1979.06.03
Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development 1976.09.14 - 1977.09.15
Solicitor General of Canada 1972.11.27 - 1976.09.13


Area of ResponsibilityTerm (
Immigration 1992 - 1993
Official Languages 1990.09 - 1992
Arms Control and Disarmament 1990 - 1992
Employment 1984.10 - 1990.09

Assistant / Associate Critic

Area of ResponsibilityTerm (
Official Languages 1989.02 - 1989.09

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Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
Municipal Government City Councillor 2005 - 2009
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

  • Is there a future for progressive policies in Canada?.
    Montréal : McGill Institute for the Study of Canada = Institut d'études canadiennes de McGill; 1997. 7 p.

  • Trading in human rights: the need for human rights sensitivity at the World Trade Organization.
    Montréal : International Centre for Human Rights & Democratic Development; 1999. 28 p.

  • Troquer ou respecter les droits humains? Pour une Organisation mondiale du commerce soucieuse des droits humains.
    [Montréal : Centre international des droits de la personne et du développement démocratique; 1999].

Chapters in Books

  • Globalization and ethical profits.
    In: Peace, Justice, and Freedom: Human Rights Challenges for the New Millenium. Edmonton : The University of Alberta Press; c2000. p. 47-51

  • Pour une politique de plein emploi.
    In : Parti libéral du Canada (Québec). Manifeste politique : avant-projet : Congrès biennal du PLC(Q), 15-16-17 avril 1988, Palais des Congrès / Parti libéral du Canada (Québec), Commission politique. [Montréal? : Le Parti]; 1988. p. [39]-46


  • Canada's mixed record on human rights.
    Libertas: International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development. 7(1):2-3 Summer 1997.

  • Canada's role in international human rights.
    Libertas: International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development. 8(1):2-3 Nov. 1998.

  • The International Criminal Court and the human rights revolution.
    McGill Law Journal. 46 (1):264 Nov. 2000.

  • The international recognition of indigenous rights.
    McGill international review. 5:34-9 Spring 2005.

  • Reflections on the Gomery Report and Accountability.
    Canadian Parliamentary Review. 29(3):17 Autumn 2006.

  • Reflexions sur le rapport Gomery et la responsabilite.
    Revue parlementaire canadienne. 29(3):17 autonne 2006.

  • We Need Answers on Domestic Spying.
    CAUT Bulletin. 53(4):A3 April 2006.

  • Why APEC must change.
    Peace Magazine. 14(6):6-7 Nov./Dec. 1998.

^ Multiple Authors Books

  • Droits humains et libre-échange dans les Amériques : mémoire à la Commission des institutions sur le projet de Zone de libre-échange des Amériques / soumis par Warren Allmand [pour] Droits et démocratie, Centre international des droits de la personne et du développement démocratique. Droits et démocratie (Centre)
    [Montréal] : Droits et démocratie; 2000. 5 f.

Oral History Project

  • Interview of the Honourable Warren Allmand / conducted by Tom Earle.
    Ottawa : Library of Parliament ; 1990?. 89 p.


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