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PETTEN, The Hon. William J.
Picture of PETTEN, The Hon. William J.
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Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1923.01.28
Place of Birth: St John's, Newfoundland
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1999.03.06 (76 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Broker
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 10888 Days (29 years, 9 months, 23 days)
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Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)Appointed on the advice of
Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador Liberal 1968.04.08 - 1998.01.28 Pearson, Lester Bowles
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PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal 1968.04.08 -

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Whip

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Opposition Whip in the Senate 1985 - 1991
Government Whip in the Senate 1980 - 1984
Opposition Whip in the Senate 1979 - 1980
Government Whip in the Senate 1974 - 1979

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Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Father Petten, Ray
(Senator)
1897.06.01 1961.02.16

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