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The Hon. William C. Winegard

Date of Birth (yyyy-mm-dd):  1924-09-17

Place of Birth:  Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Profession | Occupation:  engineer, educator, scientist

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 3,338 days (9 years, 1 month, 21 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Guelph--Wellington Progressive Conservative Party 1988-11-21 Elected
Guelph Progressive Conservative Party 1984-09-04 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Progressive Conservative Party 1984-09-04 - 1993-10-24

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Minister
Portfolio Term
Minister for Science
Resignation. Would not be running in the next election, said he wished to step down prior to a cabinet shuffle.
1990-02-23 - 1993-01-03
Minister of State / Secretary of State
Portfolio Term
Minister of State (Science and Technology) 1989-01-30 - 1990-02-22
Parliamentary Secretary
Portfolio Term
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for International Trade 1988-09-16 - 1989-01-29
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.

Committee Role Term
Standing Committee on External Affairs and National Defence Chair 33rd Parliament, 1st Session
(1984-11-05 - 1986-03-18)
Standing Committee on External Affairs and International Trade Chair 33rd Parliament, 2nd Session
(1986-09-30 - 1988-10-01)
Standing Committee on External Affairs and International Trade Chair 33rd Parliament, 1st Session
(1986-03-19 - 1986-08-28)
Standing Committee on External Affairs and National Defence Member 33rd Parliament, 1st Session
(1984-11-05 - 1986-03-18)
Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs Member 33rd Parliament, 1st Session
(1984-11-05 - 1986-03-18)
Committees - Cabinet
Committee Role Term
Environment Member 1989-01-30 - 1993-01-03
Special Committee of Council Member 1989-01-30 - 1990-03-19
Special Committee of Council, Privatization & Regulatory Affairs Member 1990-03-20 - 1993-01-03
Human Resources, Social and Legal Affairs Member 1991-04-21 - 1993-01-03

Military Service

Military Organization Function Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Royal Canadian Navy Military 1942 - 1945

Selected Publications

The following is a select bibliography, representing key titles or contributions from the parliamentarian’s collection of published works. To learn more about this parliamentarian’s written works please consult a library near you.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the following information. Should you find any errors please contact us via e-mail at: parlinfo@parl.gc.ca.

Internal friction in zirconium. Journal of Metals. [4] pgs. February 1956

Self diffusion at silver surfaces. Thesis, Ph.D -- University of Toronto; 1952

Opportunities. [Halifax, N.S.]: [William C. Winegard]; 44 p. [1993]

The Canada-United States science and technology relationship in a globalized economy: challenge for the 1990's. In: Canada and the United States in the 1990s: an emerging partnership. /William C. Winegard ... [et al.]. Washington: Brassey's (US); p. 1-14 1991

Canada and the United States in the 1990s : an emerging partnership. Special report (Institute for Foreign Policy Analysis). Toronto: Pergamon Press Canada; 96 p. c1991

Report of the Committee Appointed to Inquire Into and Report Upon the Pollution of Air, Soil, and Water in the Townships of Dunn, Moulton, and Sherbrooke Haldimand County / G. E. Hall, W.c. Winegard and A. McKinney. 100+ p. 1967

Time for a united effort. New Biotech. 4(5):25 May 1990

Preface. In: Beethoven, the Man and His Time. an Exhibition Organized by Franz Grasberger. English Translation by Eugene and Renate Benson. Wien: Reisser; 84 p. 1970

Introduction à la solidification des métaux. Trad. par G. Moneyron. Paris: Dunod; x, 103 p. 1971

The world we live in. The Canadian strategic forecast. p. 53-68. 1989

Report on a special study for the University of Windsor. [Windsor, Ont.: University of Windsor]; 4 p. 1983

Natural resources and national policy. [S.l.: s.n.; 13 p. c1969]

Winegard on the Winegard Report on parliamentary committees. In: Human rights, development and foreign policy: Canadian perspectives / edited by Irving Brecher. Halifax, N.S.: Institute for Research on Public Policy = Institut de recherches politiques,; p. 391-396. c1989

An introduction to the solidification of metals. London: Institute of Metals; x 98 p. 1964

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 3,338 days (9 years, 1 month, 21 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Guelph--Wellington Progressive Conservative Party 1988-11-21 Elected
Guelph Progressive Conservative Party 1984-09-04 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Progressive Conservative Party 1984-09-04 - 1993-10-24

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Minister
Portfolio Term
Minister for Science
Resignation. Would not be running in the next election, said he wished to step down prior to a cabinet shuffle.
1990-02-23 - 1993-01-03
Minister of State / Secretary of State
Portfolio Term
Minister of State (Science and Technology) 1989-01-30 - 1990-02-22
Parliamentary Secretary
Portfolio Term
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for International Trade 1988-09-16 - 1989-01-29
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.

Committee Role Term
Standing Committee on External Affairs and National Defence Chair 33rd Parliament, 1st Session
(1984-11-05 - 1986-03-18)
Standing Committee on External Affairs and International Trade Chair 33rd Parliament, 2nd Session
(1986-09-30 - 1988-10-01)
Standing Committee on External Affairs and International Trade Chair 33rd Parliament, 1st Session
(1986-03-19 - 1986-08-28)
Standing Committee on External Affairs and National Defence Member 33rd Parliament, 1st Session
(1984-11-05 - 1986-03-18)
Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs Member 33rd Parliament, 1st Session
(1984-11-05 - 1986-03-18)
Committees - Cabinet
Committee Role Term
Environment Member 1989-01-30 - 1993-01-03
Special Committee of Council Member 1989-01-30 - 1990-03-19
Special Committee of Council, Privatization & Regulatory Affairs Member 1990-03-20 - 1993-01-03
Human Resources, Social and Legal Affairs Member 1991-04-21 - 1993-01-03

Military Service

Military Organization Function Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Royal Canadian Navy Military 1942 - 1945

Selected Publications

The following is a select bibliography, representing key titles or contributions from the parliamentarian’s collection of published works. To learn more about this parliamentarian’s written works please consult a library near you.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the following information. Should you find any errors please contact us via e-mail at: parlinfo@parl.gc.ca.

Internal friction in zirconium. Journal of Metals. [4] pgs. February 1956

Self diffusion at silver surfaces. Thesis, Ph.D -- University of Toronto; 1952

Opportunities. [Halifax, N.S.]: [William C. Winegard]; 44 p. [1993]

The Canada-United States science and technology relationship in a globalized economy: challenge for the 1990's. In: Canada and the United States in the 1990s: an emerging partnership. /William C. Winegard ... [et al.]. Washington: Brassey's (US); p. 1-14 1991

Canada and the United States in the 1990s : an emerging partnership. Special report (Institute for Foreign Policy Analysis). Toronto: Pergamon Press Canada; 96 p. c1991

Report of the Committee Appointed to Inquire Into and Report Upon the Pollution of Air, Soil, and Water in the Townships of Dunn, Moulton, and Sherbrooke Haldimand County / G. E. Hall, W.c. Winegard and A. McKinney. 100+ p. 1967

Time for a united effort. New Biotech. 4(5):25 May 1990

Preface. In: Beethoven, the Man and His Time. an Exhibition Organized by Franz Grasberger. English Translation by Eugene and Renate Benson. Wien: Reisser; 84 p. 1970

Introduction à la solidification des métaux. Trad. par G. Moneyron. Paris: Dunod; x, 103 p. 1971

The world we live in. The Canadian strategic forecast. p. 53-68. 1989

Report on a special study for the University of Windsor. [Windsor, Ont.: University of Windsor]; 4 p. 1983

Natural resources and national policy. [S.l.: s.n.; 13 p. c1969]

Winegard on the Winegard Report on parliamentary committees. In: Human rights, development and foreign policy: Canadian perspectives / edited by Irving Brecher. Halifax, N.S.: Institute for Research on Public Policy = Institut de recherches politiques,; p. 391-396. c1989

An introduction to the solidification of metals. London: Institute of Metals; x 98 p. 1964