Jean LESAGE

LESAGE, The Hon. Jean, P.C., C.C., Q.C.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Montmagny--l'Islet (Quebec)
Birth Date
June 10, 1912
Deceased Date
December 12, 1980
Website
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=ba4bfe17-d7b1-4ef8-9317-f2fea3027bb6&Language=E&Section=ALL
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=ba4bfe17-d7b1-4ef8-9317-f2fea3027bb6&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
crown attorney, lawyer

Parliamentary Career

June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
LIB
  Montmagny--l'Islet (Quebec)
June 27, 1949 - June 13, 1953
LIB
  Montmagny--l'Islet (Quebec)
  • Parliamentary Assistant to the Secretary of State for External Affairs (January 24, 1951 - December 31, 1952)
  • Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Finance (January 1, 1953 - June 13, 1953)
August 10, 1953 - April 12, 1957
LIB
  Montmagny--l'Islet (Quebec)
  • Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Finance (August 24, 1953 - September 16, 1953)
  • Minister of Resources and Development (September 17, 1953 - December 15, 1953)
  • Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources (December 16, 1953 - June 20, 1957)
June 10, 1957 - February 1, 1958
LIB
  Montmagny--l'Islet (Quebec)
  • Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources (December 16, 1953 - June 20, 1957)
March 31, 1958 - April 19, 1962
LIB
  Montmagny--l'Islet (Quebec)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 675)


November 29, 1974

Mr. Lesaux:

Well, the 1966 rates, I...

Topic:   COMMONS DEBATES AFTER RECESS
Subtopic:   INDIAN OIL AND GAS ACT
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November 29, 1974

Mr. Lesaux:

Yes, but if you are suggesting, Mr. Neil, that we go back to 1966 with a catch-up ...

Topic:   COMMONS DEBATES AFTER RECESS
Subtopic:   INDIAN OIL AND GAS ACT
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November 29, 1974

Mr. Lesaux:

Yes, sir.

Topic:   COMMONS DEBATES AFTER RECESS
Subtopic:   INDIAN OIL AND GAS ACT
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March 24, 1966

Mr. Lesage:

I have no conclusion to draw, I have seen nothing, I am aware of nothing, I am saying nothing.

[English1

Can the Prime Minister comment upon that statement which appears quite extraordinary in the light of the reply he has just made?

Topic:   CANADIAN CONSTITUTION
Subtopic:   CHANGES IN AMENDMENT FORMULA SUGGESTED BY QUEBEC GOVERNMENT
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July 24, 1964

Mr. Lesage:

It could be a group of individuals.

Topic:   PROVISION OF PENALTIES UNDER UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION
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