LYNCH-STAUNTON, The Hon. John, B.Sc.
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Date of Birth ( 1930.06.19
Place of Birth: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Deceased Date ( 2012.08.17 (82 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Businessman
Party Leader:
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 5384 Days (14 years, 8 months, 27 days)
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Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm ( on the advice of
Grandville, Quebec Progressive Conservative 1990.09.23 - 2005.06.19 Mulroney, Martin Brian
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PartyTerm (
Conservative 2004.02.02 - 2005.06.19
Progressive Conservative 1990.09.23 - 2004.02.01

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Leader of the Government in the Senate

PortfolioTerm (
Deputy Leader of the Government in the Senate 1991.09.17 - 1993.10.24

Leader of the Opposition in the Senate

PortfolioTerm (
Leader of the Opposition in the Senate Elected Leader of the Opposition in the Senate in December 1993. 1993.12.15 - 2004.09.30

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Conservative Party of Canada

RoleTerm (
Party Leader 2003.12.08 - 2004.03.19 (acting)
Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
Municipal Government City Councillor 1960 - 1974
Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Grandfather Lynch-Staunton, George
1858.09.09 1940.03.19
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 Articles

  • Le rôle du Sénat dans le processus législatif.
    Revue parlementaire canadienne. 23(2):10-12 été 2000 .

  • The role of the Senate in the legislative process.
    Canadian Parliamentary Review. 23(2):10-12 Summer 2000 .

  • There is no simple answer for Canada's upper House.
    Parliamentarian. 85(3 Suppl):24-27 August-September 2004.


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