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BRYDEN, John H., B.A. (Hons.), M.Ph.
Picture of BRYDEN,  John H., B.A. (Hons.), M.Ph.
Photographer:
Andy Shott, House of Commons photographer
© House of Commons 2001

Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1943.07.15
Place of Birth: Dundas, Ontario, Canada
Profession | Occupation: Editor, reporter, writer
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 3899 Days (10 years, 8 months, 3 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Ancaster--Dundas--Flamborough--Aldershot, Ontario Liberal 2000.11.27 Elected
Wentworth--Burlington, Ontario Liberal 1997.06.02 Elected
Hamilton--Wentworth, Ontario Liberal 1993.10.25 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Conservative 2004.02.25 - 2004.06.27
Independent 2004.02.17 - 2004.02.24
Liberal 1993.10.25 - 2004.02.16

^ 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 Citizenship and Immigration Member 37th Parl., 3rd Session (2004.02.02 - 2004.05.23)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Member 37th Parl., 3rd Session (2004.02.02 - 2004.05.23)
Legislative Committee on Bill C-17, Public Safety Act Member 37th Parl., 2nd Session (2002.09.30 - 2003.11.12)
Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration Member 37th Parl., 2nd Session (2002.09.30 - 2003.11.12)
Standing Committee on Official Languages Member 37th Parl., 2nd Session (2002.09.30 - 2003.11.12)
Standing Committee on Public Accounts Member 37th Parl., 2nd Session (2002.09.30 - 2003.11.12)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts Member 37th Parl., 2nd Session (2002.09.30 - 2003.11.12)
Standing Committee on Public Accounts Member 37th Parl., 1st Session (2001.01.29 - 2002.09.16)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts Member 37th Parl., 1st Session (2001.01.29 - 2002.09.16)
Subcommittee on Combating Corruption of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts Member 37th Parl., 1st Session (2001.01.29 - 2002.09.16)

^ 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 the Library of Parliament Member 37th Parl., 3rd Session (2004.02.02 - 2004.05.23)

Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the following information. Should you find any errors or omissions, please contact us at the following e-mail address: parlinfo@parl.gc.ca

^ Sole Author Books

  • An analysis of the Civil War theme in late nineteenth century American literature, with specific reference to Stephen Crane .
    Thesis (M.Phil.) -- University of Leeds (School of English); 1968. [v],144 leaves

  • Best-kept secret Canadian secret intelligence in the Second World War.
    Toronto : Lester Publishing; c1993. x, 390 p.

  • Canada's charities: a need for reform: MP's report .
    [Ottawa : House of Commons Canada]; 1996. 2 v.

  • Deadly allies: Canada's secret war, 1937-1947.
    Toronto : McClelland and Stewart; c1989. 314 p.

  • Fighting to lose : how the German secret intelligence service helped the Allies win the Second World War.
    Toronto : Dundurn Press; 2014. 416 p.

  • MP's report: Canada's charities: a call for legislation.
    Ottawa : House of Commons; 1997. 18, [35] p.

  • Rapport parlementaire : pour une réforme des oeuvres de bienfaisance au Canada .
    Ottawa : Chambre des communes Canada; 1996. 64 p.

  • Special interest group funding: MP's repor.
    [Ottawa : House of Commons Canada]; 1994. 2 v. in 1


Articles

  • Access to information reforms could pay private sector dividends .
    Fraser Forum. pp. 19-20 Dec. 2004-Jan. 2005.

  • But seriously folks: pundits were expecting a cat fight, but so far they've been covering a campaign that has focused on substantive questions. That may soon change.
    Maclean's. 118 (52):25 (1 pg) Dec 26, 2005.

  • Campaign '97: walking the knock.
    National History. 1(3):227-31 Winter 1997/1998.

  • The primacy of Parliament and the duty of a Parliamentarian.
    Canadian Parliamentary Review. 28(1):22-23 Spring 2005.

  • La primauté du Parlement et le devoir d'un parlementaire.
    28(1):22-23 printemps 2005.

  • La réforme de la Loi sur l'accès à l'information.
    Revue parlementaire canadienne. 24:6-9 été 2001 .

  • Reforming the Access to Information Act.
    Canadian Parliamentary Review. 24:5-7 Summer 2001 .


^ Multiple Authors Articles

  • Round table on Private Members' Business. Adams, Peter, John Reynolds, Garry Breitkreuz, Ted White, Joe Jordan, Gerald Keddy, Paddy Torsney, Mauril Bélanger, Yvon Godin, John Bryden, Réal Ménard, Madeleine Dalphond-Guiral, Val Meredith, Ken Epp, Carolyn Parrish and Dale Johnston
    Canadian Parliamentary Review. 25 (3):30-7 Autum 2002.

  • Table ronde sur les affaires émanant des députés. Adams, Peter, John Reynolds, Garry Breitkreuz, Ted White, Joe Jordan, Gerald Keddy, Paddy Torsney, Mauril Bélanger, Yvon Godin, John Bryden, Réal Ménard, Madeleine Dalphond-Guiral, Val Meredith, Ken Epp, Carolyn Parrish et Dale Johnston
    25 (3):31-38 automne 2002.


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