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SHEA, The Hon. Gail, P.C.
Picture of SHEA, The Hon. Gail, P.C.
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Current Member of The House of Commons - Egmont, Prince Edward Island
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1959.04.06
Place of Birth: Skinner’s Pond, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Profession | Occupation: Business manager, public servant
Notes: Of Acadian origin.
Contact Information
Language Preference: English
^ Parliamentary Address
Telephone: 613-992-9223
Fax: 613-992-1974
E-Mail: gail.shea@parl.gc.ca
House of Commons
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0A6
^ Constituency Address
Telephone: 902-882-4493 Fax: 902-882-4494
Dalton Annex Building
100 School Street, Rooms 203-204

Tignish, Prince Edward Island
C0B 2B0
Telephone: 902-432-6899 Fax: 902-432-6853
250 Water Street, Suite F (Main office)
Summerside, Prince Edward Island
C1N 1B3
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 2233 Days (6 years, 1 month, 12 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Egmont, Prince Edward Island Conservative 2011.05.02 Elected
Egmont, Prince Edward Island Maiden speech. Conservative 2008.10.14 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Conservative 2008.10.14 -

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Minister

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of Fisheries and Oceans 2013.07.15 -
Minister of Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency 2013.02.22 - 2013.07.14
Minister of National Revenue 2011.05.18 - 2013.07.14
Minister of Fisheries and Oceans First woman appointed Minister of Fisheries and Oceans. 2008.10.30 - 2011.05.17

Minister of State / Secretary of State

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency 2013.02.22 - 2013.07.14

Regional Minister

RegionTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Prince Edward Island 2008.10.30 -

^ Committees - Cabinet
Member

CommitteeTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Economic Prosperity 2011.05.18 -
Operations 2011.05.18 -
Environment and Energy Security 2011.01.04 - 2011.05.17
Operations 2010.01.19 - 2011.01.03
Foreign Affairs and Security 2008.10.30 - 2010.01.18
Economic Growth and Long-term Prosperity 2008.10.30 - 2011.05.17

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political AffiliationProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Progressive Conservative Party Prince Edward Island 2000.04.17 -
^ Provincial / Territorial Constituency
ConstituenciesProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Tignish-Deblois Prince Edward Island 2000.04.17 - 2007.05.27
^ Provincial / Territorial Assembly
AssemblyProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Legislative Assembly Prince Edward Island 2000.04.17 - 2007.05.27
^ Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
Prince Edward Island

ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of Transportation and Public Works First woman in Prince Edward Island to be Minister of Transportation and Public Works. 2002.08.22 - 2007.06.11
Minister responsible for Island Waste Management Corporation 2000.05.01 - 2002.08.21
Minister responsible for the Workers' Compensation Board 2000.05.01 - 2002.08.21
Minister responsible for the Status of Women 2000.05.01 - 2002.08.21
Minister of Community and Cultural Affairs 2000.05.01 - 2002.08.21
Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
,
Prince Edward Island
School Board School Trustee -

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