The Hon. Stockwell Burt Day, P.C., M.P.

Date of Birth (yyyy-mm-dd):  1950-08-16

Place of Birth:  Barrie, Ontario, Canada

Profession | Occupation:  contractor, school administrator, auctioneer, businessman

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 3,885 days (10 years, 7 months, 20 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Okanagan--Coquihalla Conservative Party of Canada 2004-06-28 Elected
Okanagan--Coquihalla Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance 2000-09-11
(By-Election)
Elected
Okanagan--Coquihalla Conservative Party of Canada 2006-01-23 Elected
Okanagan--Coquihalla Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance 2000-11-27 Elected
Okanagan--Coquihalla Conservative Party of Canada 2008-10-14 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Conservative Party of Canada 2003-12-23 - 2011-05-01
Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance 2000-09-11 - 2003-12-22

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Minister
Portfolio Term
Minister of Public Safety 2006-02-06 - 2008-10-29
Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
2008-10-30 - 2010-01-18
President of the Treasury Board and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Minister of State / Secretary of State
Portfolio Term
President of the Treasury Board and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
Day was appointed President of the Treasury Board and Minister of State to assist the Minister of Transport to be styled President of the Treasury Board and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway.
2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
Appointed Minister for International Trade and Minister of State to assist the Minister of Transport, styled Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
2008-10-30 - 2010-01-18
Regional Minister
Region Term
British Columbia 2007-08-14 - 2011-05-17
Leader of the Official Opposition
Portfolio Term
Leader of the Official Opposition 2000-09-11 - 2001-12-11
Critic
Area of Responsibility Term
Prime Minister 2000-09-11 - 2001-12-11
Foreign Affairs 2002-04-04 - 2006-02-05
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 Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Subcommittee on Human Rights and International Development of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Subcommittee on Human Rights and International Development of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 38th Parliament, 1st Session
(2004-10-04 - 2005-11-29)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Member 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Member 38th Parliament, 1st Session
(2004-10-04 - 2005-11-29)
Committees - Cabinet
Committee Role Term
Afghanistan Chair 2008-10-30 - 2010-01-18
Treasury Board Chair 2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Foreign Affairs and National Security Vice-Chair 2006-02-06 - 2007-08-13
Priorities and Planning Member 2006-02-06 - 2011-05-17
Foreign Affairs and Security Member 2007-08-14 - 2008-10-29
Afghanistan Member 2008-02-08 - 2008-10-29
Economic Growth and Long-term Prosperity Member 2008-10-30 - 2010-01-18
Operations Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Social Affairs Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-01-03
Economic Growth and Long-term Prosperity Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Foreign Affairs and Security Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-01-03
Environment and Energy Security Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Afghanistan Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-01-03
Foreign Affairs and Defence Ex-officio Member 2011-01-04 - 2011-05-17
Social Affairs Ex-officio Member 2011-01-04 - 2011-05-17
Political Party Roles
Political Party Role Term
Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance Party Leader 2000-07-08 - 2001-12-11

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience

Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political Affiliation Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Progressive Conservative Party Alberta 1986 - 2000-07-11
Provincial / Territorial Constituency
Constituencies Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Red Deer-North Legislative Assembly of Alberta 1986 - 2000-07-11
Provincial / Territorial Assembly
Assembly Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Legislative Assembly of Alberta Alberta 1986-05-08 - 2000-07-11
Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
Responsibility Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Minister of Labour Alberta 1992-12-15 - 1997
Minister responsible for Financial Institutions Alberta 1997-03-26 - 2000-06
Minister of Family and Social Services Alberta 1996-06 - 1997-03-26
Minister responsible for the Government Re-organization Secretariat Alberta 1997-03-26 - 2000-06
Minister responsible for the Public Service Employee Relations Board Alberta 1992-12-15 - 1997-03-25
Minister responsible for Occupational Health and Safety Alberta 1992-12-15 - 1997-03-25
Minister responsible for Professions and Occupations Alberta 1992-12-15 - 1997-03-25
Minister responsible for Regulatory Reform Alberta 1997-03-26 - 2000-06
Minister responsible for the Workers' Compensation Board Alberta 1992-12-15 - 1997
Provincial Treasurer Alberta 1997-03-26 - 2000-06
Government House Leader Alberta 1993-12-15 - 1997-03-26

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.

Anti-Americanism is crippling relations. Diplomat & international Canada. 16 (1):16 Jan. / Feb. 2005

Lessons from Alberta on fiscal dividend and taxation. In: How to use the fiscal surplus : what is the optimal size of government? / edited by Herbert Grubel. Vancouver: Fraser Institute; p. 113-119 1998

Vote-splitting between Canadian conservative parties must end. Alberta Report. 29 (6):13 Mar. 18, 2002

Stockwell Day. Ottawa: Library of Parliament Information and Documentation Branch = Bibliothèque du Parlement Direction de l'information et de la documentation; [4] p. 2000

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 3,885 days (10 years, 7 months, 20 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Okanagan--Coquihalla Conservative Party of Canada 2004-06-28 Elected
Okanagan--Coquihalla Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance 2000-09-11
(By-Election)
Elected
Okanagan--Coquihalla Conservative Party of Canada 2006-01-23 Elected
Okanagan--Coquihalla Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance 2000-11-27 Elected
Okanagan--Coquihalla Conservative Party of Canada 2008-10-14 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Conservative Party of Canada 2003-12-23 - 2011-05-01
Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance 2000-09-11 - 2003-12-22

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Minister
Portfolio Term
Minister of Public Safety 2006-02-06 - 2008-10-29
Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
2008-10-30 - 2010-01-18
President of the Treasury Board and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Minister of State / Secretary of State
Portfolio Term
President of the Treasury Board and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
Day was appointed President of the Treasury Board and Minister of State to assist the Minister of Transport to be styled President of the Treasury Board and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway.
2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
Appointed Minister for International Trade and Minister of State to assist the Minister of Transport, styled Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
2008-10-30 - 2010-01-18
Regional Minister
Region Term
British Columbia 2007-08-14 - 2011-05-17
Leader of the Official Opposition
Portfolio Term
Leader of the Official Opposition 2000-09-11 - 2001-12-11
Critic
Area of Responsibility Term
Prime Minister 2000-09-11 - 2001-12-11
Foreign Affairs 2002-04-04 - 2006-02-05
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 Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Subcommittee on Human Rights and International Development of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Subcommittee on Human Rights and International Development of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Vice-Chair 38th Parliament, 1st Session
(2004-10-04 - 2005-11-29)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Member 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade Member 38th Parliament, 1st Session
(2004-10-04 - 2005-11-29)
Committees - Cabinet
Committee Role Term
Afghanistan Chair 2008-10-30 - 2010-01-18
Treasury Board Chair 2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Foreign Affairs and National Security Vice-Chair 2006-02-06 - 2007-08-13
Priorities and Planning Member 2006-02-06 - 2011-05-17
Foreign Affairs and Security Member 2007-08-14 - 2008-10-29
Afghanistan Member 2008-02-08 - 2008-10-29
Economic Growth and Long-term Prosperity Member 2008-10-30 - 2010-01-18
Operations Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Social Affairs Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-01-03
Economic Growth and Long-term Prosperity Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Foreign Affairs and Security Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-01-03
Environment and Energy Security Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-05-17
Afghanistan Ex-officio Member 2010-01-19 - 2011-01-03
Foreign Affairs and Defence Ex-officio Member 2011-01-04 - 2011-05-17
Social Affairs Ex-officio Member 2011-01-04 - 2011-05-17
Political Party Roles
Political Party Role Term
Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance Party Leader 2000-07-08 - 2001-12-11

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience

Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political Affiliation Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Progressive Conservative Party Alberta 1986 - 2000-07-11
Provincial / Territorial Constituency
Constituencies Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Red Deer-North Legislative Assembly of Alberta 1986 - 2000-07-11
Provincial / Territorial Assembly
Assembly Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Legislative Assembly of Alberta Alberta 1986-05-08 - 2000-07-11
Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
Responsibility Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Minister of Labour Alberta 1992-12-15 - 1997
Minister responsible for Financial Institutions Alberta 1997-03-26 - 2000-06
Minister of Family and Social Services Alberta 1996-06 - 1997-03-26
Minister responsible for the Government Re-organization Secretariat Alberta 1997-03-26 - 2000-06
Minister responsible for the Public Service Employee Relations Board Alberta 1992-12-15 - 1997-03-25
Minister responsible for Occupational Health and Safety Alberta 1992-12-15 - 1997-03-25
Minister responsible for Professions and Occupations Alberta 1992-12-15 - 1997-03-25
Minister responsible for Regulatory Reform Alberta 1997-03-26 - 2000-06
Minister responsible for the Workers' Compensation Board Alberta 1992-12-15 - 1997
Provincial Treasurer Alberta 1997-03-26 - 2000-06
Government House Leader Alberta 1993-12-15 - 1997-03-26

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.

Anti-Americanism is crippling relations. Diplomat & international Canada. 16 (1):16 Jan. / Feb. 2005

Lessons from Alberta on fiscal dividend and taxation. In: How to use the fiscal surplus : what is the optimal size of government? / edited by Herbert Grubel. Vancouver: Fraser Institute; p. 113-119 1998

Vote-splitting between Canadian conservative parties must end. Alberta Report. 29 (6):13 Mar. 18, 2002

Stockwell Day. Ottawa: Library of Parliament Information and Documentation Branch = Bibliothèque du Parlement Direction de l'information et de la documentation; [4] p. 2000