Richard Patten, MPP

Parliamentary History

Dates of service as an MPP

September 10, 1987 -- September 05, 1990 June 08, 1995 -- September 10, 2007

Parliament: 38   October 02, 2003 — September 10, 2007

Riding

Ottawa Centre

Roles

Parliamentary Assistant to the Premier
November 16, 2006 — September 10, 2007

Member, Standing Committee on Public Accounts
June 17, 2004 — September 10, 2007

Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities
June 30, 2005 — November 16, 2006

Member, Select Committee on Electoral Reform
July 08, 2005 — December 05, 2005

Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Economic Development and Trade (Innovation)
September 27, 2004 — June 30, 2005

Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Education
October 23, 2003 — September 27, 2004

Member, Standing Committee on Public Accounts
April 27, 2004 — June 17, 2004

Member, Standing Committee on Justice and Social Policy
December 02, 2003 — April 27, 2004

Parliament: 37   June 03, 1999 — September 02, 2003

Riding

Ottawa Centre

Roles

Critic, Science and Technology
September 22, 2000 — September 02, 2003

Member, Standing Committee on Public Accounts
November 01, 1999 — September 02, 2003

Critic, Children's Issues
June 25, 1999 — September 22, 2000

Parliament: 36   June 08, 1995 — May 05, 1999

Riding

Ottawa Centre

Roles

Member, Standing Committee on Public Accounts
April 29, 1999 — May 05, 1999

Critic, Workers Compensation Board
December 19, 1996 — May 05, 1999

Critic, Human Rights
December 19, 1996 — May 05, 1999

Critic, Labour
December 19, 1996 — May 05, 1999

Critic, Employment Equity
December 19, 1996 — May 05, 1999

Vice-Chair, Standing Committee on Public Accounts
May 07, 1998 — April 22, 1999

Member, Standing Committee on Public Accounts
May 04, 1998 — April 22, 1999

Vice-Chair, Standing Committee on Public Accounts
January 30, 1997 — April 23, 1998

Member, Standing Committee on Public Accounts
January 28, 1997 — April 23, 1998

Member, Standing Committee on Social Development
May 01, 1997 — September 22, 1997

Member, Standing Committee on the Ombudsman
January 28, 1997 — May 01, 1997

Chair, Standing Committee on Social Development
November 14, 1995 — January 28, 1997

Member, Standing Committee on Social Development
November 02, 1995 — January 28, 1997

Critic, Education and Training
June 26, 1995 — December 19, 1996

Parliament: 34   September 10, 1987 — July 30, 1990

Riding

Ottawa Centre

Roles

Commissioner, Board of Internal Economy
October 08, 1987

Minister of Correctional Services
August 02, 1989 — October 01, 1990

Minister of Government Services
September 29, 1987 — August 02, 1989

Party Affiliation(s)

Ontario Liberal Party

September 10, 1987 — October 10, 2007

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