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Canadian Parliamentary Guide 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

September 9, 2019

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 9, 2019--

The “Canadian Parliamentary Guide 2019” book has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

An indispensable guide to government in Canada, the Canadian Parliamentary Guide provides information on both federal and provincial governments, courts, and their elected and appointed members.

Published annually since before Confederation, the Canadian Parliamentary Guide is a valuable guide, which provides information on elected and appointed members in our federal and provincial governments. This edition of the Canadian Parliamentary Guide is our most current, with 2,800 biographical sketches. Whether you are a journalist, law student, archivist or simply an individual with an interest in Canadian politics, you’ll save time and find the essential information you need with this concise, yet complete research tool.


Introducing this Grey House Canada edition is a 26-page, 4-colour section on the History of Canada. It includes an essay, maps, a timeline, and images of royal and provincial flags.

Following this history, the Parliamentary Guide reflects the structure of the Canadian government. It, therefore, begins with chapters on Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Canada’s sovereign and head of state, the Royal Family and the Governor General, Her Majesty’s representative in Canada.

The next chapters cover the Federal Government and include the Privy Council, the Senate and the House of Commons, which together make up the Parliament. Next are listings of the Press Gallery, Library of Parliament, and a newly enhanced section on the Parliamentary Budget Officer.

The following 13 chapters cover Provincial and Territorial Legislatures. The main body of the book concludes with coverage of the Federal Superior Courts.

Back matter includes five Appendices: Table of Precedence; Table of Titles; Abbreviations; Canadian Representatives Abroad; and Alma Maters. Following the Appendices are a Directory of Registered Political Parties and a Directory of Legislators. An alphabetical Name Index is the final element of the Parliamentary Guide.


Each chapter begins with a brief description of each institution covered. It includes historical data on the institution, in both text and chart format, and lists of its current members. Member lists are followed by biographical sketches of each of the members.

Biographical Sketches are compiled used data from a variety of sources. All biographies in this edition are current, and include the following information:

Following the election information, the executive and members of the Parliamentary Press Gallery are listed, and descriptions of the Library of Parliament and Office of the Parliamentary Budget Officer are given along with brief biographical sketches.

Provincial/Territorial chapters provide political information on the provinces and territories.

Each chapter includes:

Courts follow the provincial and territorial profiles: Supreme Court; Federal Court; Federal Court of Appeal; Court Martial Appeal Court; and Tax Court of Canada.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Parliamentarians of the Year

3. 2018 Election Report Card: Will the Trudeau Government Deliver on its Raised Expectations?

4. Government Statistics

5. Highlights of Significant Changes

6. History of Canada

7. Canada

8. Governor General

9. Privy Council

10. Senate

11. House of Commons

12. Elections 1867-2011

13. Election 2015

14. Summary of Results

15. Press Gallery

16. Library of Parliament

17. Parliamentary Budget Officer

18. Alberta

19. British Columbia

20. Manitoba

21. New Brunswick

22. Newfoundland and Labrador

23. Nova Scotia

24. Ontario

25. Prince Edward Island

26. Quebec

27. Saskatchewan

28. Northwest Territories

29. Nunavut

30. Yukon

31. Supreme Court

32. Federal Court

33. Federal Court of Appeal

34. Court Martial Appeal Court

35. Tax Court

36. Appendices

37. Directory

38. Name Index

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