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CALLBECK, The Hon. Catherine S., B.Comm., B.Ed.
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Current Senator - Prince Edward Island, Prince Edward Island
Place of Birth: Central Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Profession | Occupation: Businesswoman
Contact Information
Language Preference: English
^ Parliamentary Address
Telephone: 613-943-0686
Toll Free: 1-800-267-7362
Fax: 613-943-0693
E-Mail: callbc@sen.parl.gc.ca
Senate of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0A4
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 7578 Days (20 years, 8 months, 30 days)
^ Senate
Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)Appointed on the advice of
Prince Edward Island, Prince Edward Island Maiden speech. Liberal 1997.09.22 - Chrétien, Joseph Jacques Jean
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Malpeque, Prince Edward Island Resignation. Enters provincial politics in Prince Edward Island. Elected leader of the Liberal Party and becomes Premier of Prince Edward Island. Liberal 1988.11.21 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal 1997.09.22 -
Liberal 1988.11.21 - 1993.01.25

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Critic

Area of ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Literacy 2012.01 - 2014.01.28
Post Secondary Education 2012.01 - 2014.01.28
Co-operatives 1992 - 1992
Energy, Mines and Resources 1989.10 - 1990.09
Consumer and Corporate Affairs 1989.02 - 1989.10
Financial Institutions 1988 - 1993

Assistant / Associate Critic

Area of ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Privatization and Regulatory Affairs 1988 - 1992

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Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political AffiliationProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal Party Prince Edward Island 1993 - 1996
Liberal Party Prince Edward Island 1974 - 1978
^ Provincial / Territorial Constituency
ConstituenciesProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
1st Queens Prince Edward Island 1993 - 1996
4th Prince Prince Edward Island 1974 - 1978
^ Provincial / Territorial Assembly
AssemblyProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Legislative Assembly Prince Edward Island 1993 - 1996
Legislative Assembly Prince Edward Island 1974 - 1978
^ Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
Prince Edward Island

ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Premier Second woman Premier in Canada, but first woman Premier elected at a general election. 1993.01.25 - 1996.10.08
Leader of the Liberal Party (Provincial) 1993.01.23 - 1996.10.04
Minister responsible for the Disabled 1974.05 - 1978
Minister of Health and Social Services 1974.05 - 1978
Minister responsible for Native Affairs 1974 - 1978

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