29th Canadian Parliament

29th Canadian Parliament

The 29th Canadian Parliament was in session from January 4, 1973 until May 9, 1974. The membership was set by the 1972 federal election on October 30, 1972, and it was dissolved prior to the 1974 election.

It was controlled by a Liberal Party minority led by Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau and the 20th Canadian Ministry, with the support of David Lewis's New Democratic Party. The Official Opposition was the Progressive Conservative Party, led by Robert Stanfield.

The Speaker was Lucien Lamoureux. See also List of Canadian electoral districts 1966-1976 for a list of the ridings in this parliament.

There were two sessions of the 29th Parliament:

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Alberta

References

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*Cite web|author=Government of Canada|publisher=Library of Parliament|title=Duration of Sessions|url=http://www2.parl.gc.ca/Parlinfo/compilations/parliament/Sessions.aspx|accessdate=2006-05-12
*Cite web|author=Government of Canada|publisher=Library of Parliament|title=General Elections|url=http://www.parl.gc.ca/information/about/process/House/asp/Elections.asp?Language=E&gen=Y&Hist=Y|accessdate=2006-05-12
*Cite web|author=Government of Canada|publisher=Library of Parliament|title=Key Dates for each Parliament|url=http://www.parl.gc.ca/information/about/process/info/parl-dates.asp?lang=E&Hist=Y|accessdate=2006-05-12
*Cite web|author=Government of Canada|publisher=Library of Parliament|title=Leaders of the Opposition in the House of Commons|url=http://www.parl.gc.ca/information/about/people/house/OppLeader.asp?lang=E&Hist=Y|accessdate=2006-05-12
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