- Timmins—James Bay
Infobox Canada electoral district
province = Ontario
caption = Timmins—James Bay in relation to other northern Ontario electoral districts
fed-status = active
fed-district-number = 35092
fed-created = 1996
fed-election-first = 1997
fed-election-last = 2006
fed-rep = Charlie Angus
fed-rep-party = NDP
fed-rep-party-link = New Democratic Party
demo-census-date = 2006
demo-pop = 80791
demo-electors = 61083
demo-electors-date = 2006
demo-area = 249624
demo-cd = Cochrane District, Timiskaming District
demo-csd = Timmins, Kirkland Lake, Cochrane, Iroquois Falls, Black River-Matheson, Moosonee
:"For the current provincial electoral district, see
Timmins—James Bay (provincial electoral district)"
Timmins—James Bay is a federal electoral district in
Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commonssince 1997. Its population in 2001 was 84,001.
The district includes the extreme eastern part of the District of Kenora, all of the District of Cochrane except for the central western part, and a small part south of Timmins, and all of the District of Timiskaming except for the extreme southeastern part.
Timmins—James Bay consists of
* the part of the Territorial District of Kenora lying east of a line drawn from the northeast corner of the most northerly point of the Territorial District of Thunder Bay (Albany River) due north to Hudson Bay;
* the Territorial District of Cochrane, excluding the part bounded by a line drawn from the western limit of the territorial district east along the northern limits of the townships of Boyce, Boyce, Shuel, Mulloy, Fintry, Auden, Rogers, Fushimi, Bannerman, Ritchie, Mulvey, Goldwin, Sweet, Hillmer, McKnight, Boyle, Mowbray, Howells, Sheldon, Pinard and Mewhinney, south along the eastern boundaries of the townships of Mewhinney, Bourassa, Tolmie, Menapia, Beniah, Colquhoun and Calder, west along the northern boundary of the Township of Ottaway, south along the western boundaries of the townships of Ottaway, Beck, Lucas and Prosser, and west along the southern boundaries of the townships of Carnegie, Reid, Thorburn, Moberly, Aitken, Poulett, Watson and Lisgar, to the southwestern limit of the territorial district;
* the part of the Territorial District of Timiskaming bounded by a line drawn from the northeast corner of the Township of Harris, west along the northern boundaries of the townships of Harris, Dymond, Hudson, Lundy, Auld and Speight, and south along the western boundaries of the townships of Speight, Van Nostrand and Leo to the southern limit of the territorial district.
Timmins—James Bay was created in 1996 from parts of
It consisted initially of:
* the part of the Territorial District of Cochrane lying west and north of a line drawn from the southeast corner of the City of Timmins north and west along the east and north limits of the city north along the east boundaries of the Townships of Prosser, Lucas, Beck and Ottaway, west and north along the south and west boundary of the Township of Clute, north along the east boundary of the Township of Colquhoun, and east along the south boundaries of the Townships of Marven, Thorning, Potter, Sangster, Bragg, Newman, Tomlinson, Hurtubise and St. Laurent,
* the part of the Territorial District of Kenora lying east of a line drawn north from the most northerly northeast corner of the Territorial District of Thunder Bay to Hudson Bay.
In 2003, it was given its current boundaries as described above.
Members of Parliament
This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:
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align="left" colspan=2|N.D.P. hold
Andrew Van Oosten
Marsha Gail Kriss
- bgcolor="white"!align="left" colspan=3|Total!align="right"|34,112!align="right"
Change from 2000 is based on redistributed results. Conservative Party change is based on the combination of Canadian Alliance and Progressive Conservative Party totals.
List of Canadian federal electoral districts
Past Canadian electoral districts
* [http://www.parl.gc.ca/information/about/process/house/hfer/hfer.asp?Language=E&Search=Det&Include=Y&rid=1071 Riding history from the]
Library of Parliament
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