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LANG, The Hon. Otto Emil, P.C., O.C., Q.C., B.A., LL.B., B.C.L., LL.D.
Picture of LANG, The Hon. Otto Emil, P.C., O.C., Q.C., B.A., LL.B., B.C.L., LL.D.
© House of Commons 1974
Date of Birth ( 1932.05.14
Place of Birth: Handel, Saskatchewan, Canada
Profession | Occupation: Dean, lawyer
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 3983 Days (10 years, 10 months, 26 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (
Saskatoon East, Saskatchewan Liberal 1979.05.22 Defeated
Saskatoon--Humboldt, Saskatchewan Liberal 1974.07.08 Elected
Saskatoon--Humboldt, Saskatchewan Liberal 1972.10.30 Elected
Saskatoon--Humboldt, Saskatchewan Liberal 1968.06.25 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (
Liberal 1968.06.25 - 1979.05.21

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

PortfolioTerm (
Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada 1978.08.09 - 1978.11.23
Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (acting) 1978.08.03 - 1978.08.08
Minister of Communications (acting) 1975.10.25 - 1975.12.04
Minister of Transport 1975.09.26 - 1979.06.03
Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada 1972.01.28 - 1975.09.25
Minister of Manpower and Immigration 1970.09.24 - 1972.01.27
Minister responsible for the Canadian Wheat Board 1969.10.15 - 1979.06.03
Minister Without Portfolio 1968.07.06 - 1970.09.23

^ 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
Special Committee on Procedure of the House Member 28th Parl., 1st Session (1968.09.12 - 1969.10.22)

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 Chapters in Books

  • The bedrooms of the Nation : a commentary.
    In: The hidden Pierre Elliott Trudeau: the faith behind the politics / edited by Richard Gwyn, John English, P. Whitney Lackenbauer. Ottawa : Novalis ; 2004 . p. 141-143.

^ Sole Editor / Compiler / Translator Books

  • Contemporary problems of public law in Canada: essays in honour of Dean F.C. Cronkite / edited by O.E. Lang..
    Toronto : Published for the College of Law, University of Saskatchewan by University of Toronto Press; 1968. [viii], 171p.

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