Walter Gilbert DINSDALE

DINSDALE, The Hon. Walter Gilbert, P.C., D.F.C., M.A., LL.D.

Personal Data

Party
Progressive Conservative
Constituency
Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)
Birth Date
April 3, 1916
Deceased Date
November 20, 1982
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_Dinsdale
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=d25060a9-6d52-4461-a569-fc17c9e6d009&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
lecturer, social worker, teacher

Parliamentary Career

June 25, 1951 - June 13, 1953
PC
  Brandon (Manitoba)
August 10, 1953 - April 12, 1957
PC
  Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)
June 10, 1957 - February 1, 1958
PC
  Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)
  • Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Veterans Affairs (August 19, 1957 - February 1, 1958)
March 31, 1958 - April 19, 1962
PC
  Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Veterans Affairs (November 18, 1959 - October 10, 1960)
  • Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources (October 11, 1960 - April 21, 1963)
  • Minister of Mines and Technical Surveys (October 10, 1961 - December 27, 1961)
June 18, 1962 - February 6, 1963
PC
  Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)
  • Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources (October 11, 1960 - April 21, 1963)
April 8, 1963 - September 8, 1965
PC
  Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)
  • Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources (October 11, 1960 - April 21, 1963)
November 8, 1965 - April 23, 1968
PC
  Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)
June 25, 1968 - September 1, 1972
PC
  Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)
October 30, 1972 - May 9, 1974
PC
  Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)
July 8, 1974 - March 26, 1979
PC
  Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)
May 22, 1979 - December 14, 1979
PC
  Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)
February 18, 1980 - July 9, 1984
PC
  Brandon--Souris (Manitoba)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 871)


November 10, 1982

Was an investiture held at Government House on April 21, 1982 at which 65 distinguished Canadians received the Order of Canada and, if so, was consideration given to having the Queen, the Sovereign of the Order, present the decorations on the occasion of the proclamation of the Constitution and was Her Majesty requested to do so?

Topic:   ROUTINE PROCEEDINGS
Subtopic:   QUESTIONS ON THE ORDER PAPER
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October 28, 1982

1. How many Argus aircraft has the Government sold thus far and, in each case, to whom was the aircraft sold and at what price?

2. How many such aircraft remain to be sold?

3. Did the Crown Assets Disposal Corporation ever receive a letter from the Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum Inc. of Brandon, Manitoba requesting that the Museum be notified of all retired aircraft which the department had for sale?

4. Did the Corporation ever notify the Museum of any aircraft which they had for sale?

5. Was the Museum ever notified about the sale of the Argus aircraft and, if not, for what reason?

Topic:   LABOUR CONDITIONS
Subtopic:   QUESTIONS ON THE ORDER PAPER
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June 28, 1982

Did the Metric Commission provide information on the metric system in braille for the benefit of the blind and, if so, what was such information?

Topic:   ROUTINE PROCEEDINGS
Subtopic:   QUESTIONS ON THE ORDER PAPER
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June 17, 1982

Did the government pay United States academics to write the book "Understanding Canada" and, if so, what amount?

Topic:   ROUTINE PROCEEDINGS
Subtopic:   QUESTIONS ON THE ORDER PAPER
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June 7, 1982

Mr. Dinsdale:

Because of government mismanagement.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   PETROLEUM ADMINISTRATION ACT
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