Deborah Matthews

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Current parliamentary roles

Parliamentary Assistant to the Premier

Dates of service

(general election) (Parliament dissolved)

Career details

41st Parliament ( July 2, 2014 – May 8, 2018 )

Member, Standing Committee on the Legislative Assembly

Member, Standing Committee on Regulations and Private Bills

Parliamentary Assistant to the Premier

Minister Responsible for Digital Government

Chair of Cabinet

Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development

President of the Treasury Board

Deputy Premier

Minister Responsible for the Poverty Reduction Strategy

40th Parliament ( November 21, 2011 – May 2, 2014 )

Deputy Premier

Minister of Health and Long-Term Care

Minister of Health and Long-Term Care

39th Parliament ( November 28, 2007 – September 7, 2011 )

Minister of Health and Long-Term Care

Minister of Children and Youth Services

Minister Responsible for Women's Issues

38th Parliament ( November 19, 2003 – September 10, 2007 )

Member, Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs

Member, Standing Committee on Public Accounts

Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Community and Social Services

Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister Responsible for Women's Issues

Member, Standing Committee on General Government

Member, Standing Committee on General Government

Vice-Chair, Standing Committee on Government Agencies

Member, Standing Committee on Government Agencies

Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Community and Social Services

Party affiliation(s)

Ontario Liberal Party