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This compilation shows the duration of each parliament as calculated from the first sitting date to the dissolution date.

Officers and Officials of Parliament

A complete collection of information on the officer positions responsible to one or both Houses of Parliament for the carrying out of duties assigned by statute, such as the Auditor General, the Chief Electoral Officer or the Commissioner of Official Languages.

Visiting Dignitaries

A compilation of visiting dignitaries who have addressed Parliament.


A listing of votes in the House of Commons which led to a call for a federal election.