Pierre Elliott TRUDEAU

TRUDEAU, The Right Hon. Pierre Elliott, P.C., C.C., C.H., Q.C., M.A., LL.L., LL.D., F.R.S.C.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Mount Royal (Quebec)
Birth Date
October 18, 1919
Deceased Date
September 28, 2000
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pierre_Trudeau
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=3e66b4c9-6dae-4083-8d96-5d3f94979e94&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
lawyer, professor of law, writer

Parliamentary Career

November 8, 1965 - April 23, 1968
LIB
  Mount Royal (Quebec)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister (January 7, 1966 - April 3, 1967)
  • Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (April 4, 1967 - April 19, 1968)
  • President of the Privy Council (March 11, 1968 - April 19, 1968)
  • Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (April 20, 1968 - July 5, 1968)
  • President of the Privy Council (April 20, 1968 - May 1, 1968)
  • Prime Minister (April 20, 1968 - June 3, 1979)
June 25, 1968 - September 1, 1972
LIB
  Mount Royal (Quebec)
  • Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (April 20, 1968 - July 5, 1968)
  • Prime Minister (April 20, 1968 - June 3, 1979)
October 30, 1972 - May 9, 1974
LIB
  Mount Royal (Quebec)
  • Prime Minister (April 20, 1968 - June 3, 1979)
July 8, 1974 - March 26, 1979
LIB
  Mount Royal (Quebec)
  • Prime Minister (April 20, 1968 - June 3, 1979)
May 22, 1979 - December 14, 1979
LIB
  Mount Royal (Quebec)
  • Prime Minister (April 20, 1968 - June 3, 1979)
  • Leader of the Official Opposition (June 4, 1979 - March 2, 1980)
February 18, 1980 - July 9, 1984
LIB
  Mount Royal (Quebec)
  • Leader of the Official Opposition (June 4, 1979 - March 2, 1980)
  • Prime Minister (March 3, 1980 - June 29, 1984)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 5 of 3967)


June 21, 1984

Mr. Trudeau:

Oh, I apologize. The Hon. Member asks if he asked the Government for such advice. I have no knowledge that he had or would ask such advice of the Government, Mr. Speaker. The Hon. Member himself gave away, I believe, the fallacy of his question when he asked whether it would be legal or appropriate. The Department of Justice, perhaps unlike the Supreme Court, does not give opinions on what is appropriate, only on what is legal.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   THE ADMINISTRATION
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June 21, 1984

Right Hon. P. E. Trudeau (Prime Minister):

Mr. Speaker, I have not given any such specific directions to Mr. Osbaldeston. I indicated my confidence in Mr. Osbaldeston and in Mr. Turner. Both gentlemen, I am sure, would want to make sure

that any possibility of conflict of interest would not arise if there were some document dealing with some subject with which Mr. Turner, as director of a company, had been involved. I am sure both gentlemen will be very aware of that danger because of the suspicious nature of the Opposition.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   BRIEFING BY SECRETARY TO CABINET
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June 20, 1984

Mr. Trudeau:

-obviously received funds for his campaign

too.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   PRIME MINISTER'S POSITION
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June 20, 1984

Right Hon. P. E. Trudeau (Prime Minister):

Mr. Speaker, I cannot say for sure what Mr. Turner will do, but we did talk about this matter yesterday. It seemed to me that his inclination was to let his resignation stand as it was.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   THE ADMINISTRATION
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June 20, 1984

Right Hon. P. E. Trudeau (Prime Minister):

Mr. Speaker, we are in the presence of a doubt in the mind of the Hon. Member about the conduct-

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   POSITION OF PRIME MINISTER
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