MARCHAND, The Hon. Jean, P.C., C.C.
Picture of MARCHAND, The Hon. Jean, P.C., C.C.
© House of Commons 1974
Date of Birth ( 1918.12.20
Place of Birth: Champlain, Quebec, Canada
Deceased Date ( 1988.08.28 (69 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Unionist
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 6568 Days (17 years, 11 months, 25 days)
^ Senate
Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm ( on the advice of
De la Vallière, Quebec Resigned Liberal 1976.12.09 - 1983.12.15 Trudeau, Pierre Elliott
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (
Langelier, Quebec Resignation. Enters provincial politics in Quebec. Liberal 1974.07.08 Elected
Langelier, Quebec Liberal 1972.10.30 Elected
Langelier, Quebec Liberal 1968.06.25 Elected
Quebec West, Quebec Liberal 1965.11.08 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
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Liberal 1965.11.08 -

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Speaker of the Senate

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Speaker of the Senate 1980.03.04 - 1983.12.15


PortfolioTerm (
Minister of the Environment Resignation. In protest against the government's handling of the air controllers' strike. 1976.01.22 - 1976.06.30
Minister Without Portfolio 1975.09.26 - 1976.01.21
Minister of Transport 1972.11.27 - 1975.09.25
Minister of Regional Economic Expansion 1969.04.01 - 1972.11.26
Minister of Forestry and Rural Development 1968.07.06 - 1969.03.31
Minister of Manpower and Immigration 1968.04.20 - 1968.07.05
Secretary of State of Canada 1968.04.20 - 1968.07.05
Minister of Manpower and Immigration 1966.10.01 - 1968.04.19
Minister of Citizenship and Immigration 1965.12.18 - 1966.09.30

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Member Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism 1964 - 1965
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 Chapters in Books

  • The liberal government's immigration policy.
    In: Immigration and the rise of multiculturalism. Vancouver : Copp Clark Pub; c1975. p. 62-68.

  • Les rapports collectifs du travail : rétrospective et perspectiv.
    In : Congrès des relations industrielles de l'Université Laval (40e : 1985). Le statut de salarié en milieu de travail. Québec : Presses de l'Université Laval; 1985. p. [229]-244.

  • Structure du mouvement ouvrier et organisation syndicale .
    In : Congrès des relations industrielles de Laval (4e : 1949 : Québec, Québec). Techniques des relations de travail. Québec : Département des relations industrielles de la Faculté des sciences sociales de l'Université Laval; 1949. p. 65-78.

  • Le syndicalisme est essentiel à la démocratie.
    In : De la démocratie au Québec, 1940-1970 : anthologie des débats autour de l'idée de la démocratie de la Seconde guerre mondiale à la Crise d'octobre / [éditée par] Michel Lévesque avec la collaboration de Lucie Blanchet. Montréal : Lux ; 2005 . p. 145-150.

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  • Interview of the Hon. Jean Marchand conducted August 10, 1976 / by Peter Stursberg.
    Ottawa : Library of Parliament; 1976. 59 leaves

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