Gilles Bisson (Timmins)

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Current parliamentary roles

Opposition House Leader

Current party

New Democratic Party of Ontario

Contact information

Queen's Park

Room 114
Main Legislative Building, Queen's Park
Toronto, ON M7A 1A5

Tel   416-325-7122  
Fax   416-325-7181  


Constituency

Suite 202
60 Wilson Ave.
Timmins, ON P4N 2S7

Toll Free   1-800-461-9878  
Tel   705-268-6400  
Fax   705-266-9125  


Dates of service

(general election) – present

Career details

42nd Parliament (July 11, 2018 – present )

Opposition House Leader
– present

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

Critic, Attorney General

Third Party House Leader

Critic, Natural Resources and Forestry

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

Member, Standing Committee on the Legislative Assembly

Member, Standing Committee on the Legislative Assembly

Critic, Transportation

House Leader, Recognized Party

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

Member, Select Committee on the proposed transaction of the TMX Group and the London Stock Exchange Group

Critic, Transportation

Critic, Research and Innovation

Critic, Northern Development and Mines

Commissioner, Board of Internal Economy

Member, Standing Committee on Estimates

Critic, Aboriginal Affairs

Critic, Natural Resources

Critic, Francophone Affairs

Critic, Transportation

Chief Whip, Recognized Party

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

Critic, Economic Development and Trade

Vice-Chair, Standing Committee on Government Agencies

Member, Standing Committee on Government Agencies

Critic, Natural Resources

Member, Standing Committee on Regulations and Private Bills

Chief Whip, Recognized Party

Member, Standing Committee on Government Agencies

Commissioner, Board of Internal Economy

Critic, Transportation

Critic, Native Affairs

Critic, Northern Development and Mines

Critic, Francophone Affairs

37th Parliament (October 20, 1999 – September 2, 2003 )

Chief Whip, Recognized Party

Commissioner, Board of Internal Economy

Member, Standing Committee on Regulations and Private Bills

Member, Standing Committee on Estimates

Critic, Natural Resources

Critic, Aboriginal Affairs

Critic, Francophone Affairs

Critic, Northern Development and Mines

Critic, Transportation

Deputy Third Party House Leader

36th Parliament (September 26, 1995 – May 5, 1999 )

Member, Standing Committee on Estimates

Member, Standing Committee on Estimates

Critic, Municipal Affairs

Deputy Third Party House Leader

Critic, Transportation

Member, Standing Committee on Estimates

Member, Standing Committee on Regulations and Private Bills

Critic, Francophone Affairs

Critic, Municipal Affairs and Housing

35th Parliament (November 19, 1990 – April 28, 1995 )

Member, Standing Committee on Administration of Justice

Member, Standing Committee on Public Accounts

Member, Standing Committee on Estimates

Member, Standing Committee on Estimates

Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Northern Development and Mines

Vice-Chair, Select Committee on Ontario in Confederation

Member, Select Committee on Ontario in Confederation

Member, Standing Committee on General Government

Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister Responsible for Francophone Affairs

Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Northern Development

Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Mines

Party affiliation(s)

New Democratic Party of Ontario
– present