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DESMARAIS, Odilon, K.C., B.C.L.
Picture of DESMARAIS,  Odilon, K.C., B.C.L.

Source: Personnel of the Senate and House of Commons, eighth Parliament of Canada, elected June 23, 1896 : Portraits and biographies of the members. Montreal : J. Lovell & son, 1898.
Date of Birth ( 1854.02.26
Place of Birth: Joliette, Canada East
Deceased Date ( 1904.05.18 (50 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Crown prosecutor, lawyer
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 1827 Days (5 years, 1 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (
St. James, Quebec Resignation. Appointed Puisne Judge of the Superior Court of Quebec. Liberal 1900.11.07 Elected
St. James, Quebec Liberal 1896.06.23 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (
Liberal 1896.06.23 - 1901.06.24

^ Committees - House of Commons
Committee membership is shown below by session. All members who served on a committee at any time during a session are listed.

CommitteeRoleDuring Session
Standing Committee on Expiring Laws Member 9th Parl., 1st Session (1901.02.06 - 1901.05.23)
Standing Committee on Miscellaneous Private Bills Member 9th Parl., 1st Session (1901.02.06 - 1901.05.23)
Standing Committee on Railways, Canals and Telegraph Lines Member 9th Parl., 1st Session (1901.02.06 - 1901.05.23)

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political AffiliationProvince / TerritoryTerm (
Liberal Party Quebec 1890.06.17 - 1892.03.07
^ Provincial / Territorial Constituency
ConstituenciesProvince / TerritoryTerm (
Saint-Hyacinthe Quebec 1890.06.17 - 1892.03.07
^ Provincial / Territorial Assembly
AssemblyProvince / TerritoryTerm (
Legislative Assembly Quebec 1890.06.17 - 1892.03.07
Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
Municipal Government Councillor 1888 - 1890
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

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^ Sole Author Books

  • Plaidoyer de m.O. Desmarais dans l'affaire de Napoléon Demers. Rapport sténographique de A. St. Martin ... Préface par m. Henri Roullaud.
    Montreal : Imprime par L. Belair; 1896. vi, 75 p.


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