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LESLIE, Megan, B.A. (Hons.), LL.B.
Picture of LESLIE,  Megan, B.A. (Hons.), LL.B.
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Current Member of The House of Commons - Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1973.09.29
Place of Birth: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Profession | Occupation: Anti-poverty activist, community legal worker
Contact Information
Language Preference: English
^ Parliamentary Address
Telephone: 613-995-7614
Fax: 613-992-8569
E-Mail: megan.leslie@parl.gc.ca
House of Commons
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0A6
^ Constituency Address
Telephone: 902-426-8691 Fax: 902-426-8693
2207 Gottingen Street, Suite 1
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3K 3B5
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 2019 Days (5 years, 6 months, 11 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Halifax, Nova Scotia New Democratic Party 2011.05.02 Elected
Halifax, Nova Scotia Maiden speech. New Democratic Party 2008.10.14 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
New Democratic Party 2008.10.14 -

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Critic

Area of ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Environment 2011.05.26 -
Health 2010.05.03 - 2011.05.25
Homelessness 2009.02.13 - 2010.05.02
Housing 2009.02.13 - 2010.05.02
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation 2009.02.13 - 2011.05.25
Literacy 2008.11.17 - 2009.02.12
Post Secondary Education 2008.11.17 - 2009.02.12

Assistant / Associate Critic

Area of ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Aboriginal Affairs Area of responsibility: Urban Issues 2008.11.17 - 2011.05.25
Justice 2008.11.17 - 2011.05.25

^ Committees - House of Commons
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^ Political Party Roles
New Democratic Party

RoleTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Deputy Leader of the N.D.P. 2012.04.19 -
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

  • Boys will be girls: sex reassignment surgery and the ethics of state funding.
    Dalhousie Journal of Legal Studies. 13:239-60 Annual 2004.


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