Maurice LAMONTAGNE

LAMONTAGNE, The Hon. Maurice, P.C., M.Sc., F.R.S.C., F.R.S.A.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Outremont--St-Jean (Quebec)
Birth Date
September 7, 1917
Deceased Date
June 12, 1983
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maurice_Lamontagne
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=776de450-8dd8-4a7b-94b3-ead0c17a8f18&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
economist, professor of economics

Parliamentary Career

April 8, 1963 - September 8, 1965
LIB
  Outremont--St-Jean (Quebec)
  • President of the Privy Council (April 22, 1963 - February 2, 1964)
  • Secretary of State of Canada (February 3, 1964 - December 17, 1965)
November 8, 1965 - April 23, 1968
LIB
  Outremont--St-Jean (Quebec)
  • Secretary of State of Canada (February 3, 1964 - December 17, 1965)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 311)


June 6, 1983

Mr. Lamontagne:

-by this test program across Canada and the United States is to try to find out how we can eliminate this clutter on our radar so that we can identify these missiles or low flying aircraft, and in so doing identify the low flying object, thereby improving the security of the country.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   NATIONAL DEFENCE
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May 24, 1983

Mr. Lamontagne:

Madam Speaker, we have the record of all accidents which happened to 104s since 1961. In some years, like 1972, we lost none. In 1965 we lost-

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   NATIONAL DEFENCE
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May 24, 1983

Mr. Lamontagne:

They have to be involved in exercises, Madam Speaker, in very difficult missions with low and high flying. It is a warplane which has to be exercised in very difficult situations. Germany flies the 104, some other European countries fly it, and we can match their record and our record in so far as our good safety record is concerned with this warplane. I am not talking about commercial airplane safety; I am talking about warplane safety. These are two different worlds, Madam Speaker.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   NATIONAL DEFENCE
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May 24, 1983

Mr. Lamontagne:

Well, in 1965 we lost 12. It is part of the ups and downs of any war plane.

Mr. Broad bent: Up and down is right.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   NATIONAL DEFENCE
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May 24, 1983

Mr. Lamontagne:

Well, what do you know-Madam Speaker, these people who are laughing, what do they know about the safety of a warplane? I think I am more aware and more knowledgeable about what airplane safety is than most of those people who are laughing on the other side.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   NATIONAL DEFENCE
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