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The Hon. Robert Knight Andras

Date of Birth (yyyy-mm-dd):  1921-02-20

Place of Birth:  Lachine, Quebec, Canada

Deceased Date (yyyy-mm-dd):  1982-11-17 (61 years old)

Profession | Occupation:  automobile dealer, businessman

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 5,215 days (14 years, 3 months, 11 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Port Arthur Liberal Party of Canada 1965-11-08 Elected
Port Arthur Liberal Party of Canada 1974-07-08 Elected
Port Arthur Liberal Party of Canada 1972-10-30 Elected
Thunder Bay--Nipigon Liberal Party of Canada 1979-05-22 Elected
Port Arthur Liberal Party of Canada 1968-06-25 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Liberal Party of Canada 1965-11-08 - 1980-02-17

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Minister
Portfolio Term
Minister Without Portfolio 1968-07-06 - 1969-05-04
Minister of Manpower and Immigration 1972-11-27 - 1976-09-13
Minister of Consumer and Corporate Affairs 1972-01-28 - 1972-11-26
President of the Treasury Board 1976-09-14 - 1978-11-23
Minister Without Portfolio
[1]Minister responsible for housing
[2]Minister responsible for the Status of Women
1971-05-07 - 1971-06-29
Minister Without Portfolio
Minister responsible for housing
1969-05-05 - 1971-05-06
Minister of State / Secretary of State
Portfolio Term
Minister of State for Economic Development 1978-11-24 - 1979-06-03
Minister of State for Urban Affairs
[1]Minister responsible for housing
[2]Minister responsible for the Status of Women
1971-06-30 - 1971-11-30
Minister of State for Urban Affairs 1971-12-01 - 1972-01-27
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 Miscellaneous Estimates Member 31st Parliament, 1st Session
(1979-10-09 - 1979-12-14)
Standing Committee on Finance, Trade and Economic Affairs Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on Industry, Research and Energy Development Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on Northern Affairs and National Resources Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on Transport and Communications Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on External Affairs Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on National Defence Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on External Affairs Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1967-05-08 - 1968-04-23)
Standing Committee on Industry, Research and Energy Development Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1967-05-08 - 1968-04-23)
Standing Committee on National Defence Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1967-05-08 - 1968-04-23)
Standing Committee on Transport and Communications Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1967-05-08 - 1968-04-23)
Standing Committee on Finance, Trade and Economic Affairs Member 31st Parliament, 1st Session
(1979-10-09 - 1979-12-14)
Committees - Joint

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
Special Joint Committee on Consumer Credit and Cost of Living Member 27th Parliament, 1st Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-07)

Military Service

Military Organization Function Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Canadian Army Major   -  
World War II, 1939-1945 Participant   -  

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 5,215 days (14 years, 3 months, 11 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Port Arthur Liberal Party of Canada 1965-11-08 Elected
Port Arthur Liberal Party of Canada 1974-07-08 Elected
Port Arthur Liberal Party of Canada 1972-10-30 Elected
Thunder Bay--Nipigon Liberal Party of Canada 1979-05-22 Elected
Port Arthur Liberal Party of Canada 1968-06-25 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Liberal Party of Canada 1965-11-08 - 1980-02-17

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Minister
Portfolio Term
Minister Without Portfolio 1968-07-06 - 1969-05-04
Minister of Manpower and Immigration 1972-11-27 - 1976-09-13
Minister of Consumer and Corporate Affairs 1972-01-28 - 1972-11-26
President of the Treasury Board 1976-09-14 - 1978-11-23
Minister Without Portfolio
[1]Minister responsible for housing
[2]Minister responsible for the Status of Women
1971-05-07 - 1971-06-29
Minister Without Portfolio
Minister responsible for housing
1969-05-05 - 1971-05-06
Minister of State / Secretary of State
Portfolio Term
Minister of State for Economic Development 1978-11-24 - 1979-06-03
Minister of State for Urban Affairs
[1]Minister responsible for housing
[2]Minister responsible for the Status of Women
1971-06-30 - 1971-11-30
Minister of State for Urban Affairs 1971-12-01 - 1972-01-27
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 Miscellaneous Estimates Member 31st Parliament, 1st Session
(1979-10-09 - 1979-12-14)
Standing Committee on Finance, Trade and Economic Affairs Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on Industry, Research and Energy Development Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on Northern Affairs and National Resources Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on Transport and Communications Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on External Affairs Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on National Defence Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-08)
Standing Committee on External Affairs Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1967-05-08 - 1968-04-23)
Standing Committee on Industry, Research and Energy Development Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1967-05-08 - 1968-04-23)
Standing Committee on National Defence Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1967-05-08 - 1968-04-23)
Standing Committee on Transport and Communications Member 27th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1967-05-08 - 1968-04-23)
Standing Committee on Finance, Trade and Economic Affairs Member 31st Parliament, 1st Session
(1979-10-09 - 1979-12-14)
Committees - Joint

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
Special Joint Committee on Consumer Credit and Cost of Living Member 27th Parliament, 1st Session
(1966-01-18 - 1967-05-07)

Military Service

Military Organization Function Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Canadian Army Major   -  
World War II, 1939-1945 Participant   -