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The Hon. Murray Sinclair

Current Senator - Manitoba

Place of Birth:  Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada

Profession | Occupation:  judge, lecturer, lawyer, professor of law

Contact Information

Language Preference:  English

Parliamentary Address

Senate of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0A4
  Toll Free: 1-800-267-7362
  Phone: 613-995-0234
  Fax: 613-995-0273
  Email: Murray.Sinclair@sen.parl.gc.ca

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 984 days (2 years, 8 months, 11 days)

Senate

Senatorial Division Political Affiliation at Nomination Term Appointed on the advice of
Manitoba Independent 2016-04-02 -   Justin Trudeau

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Independent 2016-04-02 - 2016-06-12
Non-affiliated 2016-06-13 - 2016-12-01
Non-affiliated (Independent Senators Group) 2016-12-02 - 2017-05-31
Independent Senators Group 2017-06-01 -  
Committees - Senate

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 Rules, Procedures and the Rights of Parliament Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2017-11-20 -  )
Standing Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2015-12-03 - 2018-10-04)
Standing Committee on Rules, Procedures and the Rights of Parliament Vice-Chair 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2017-11-28 -  )
Standing Committee on Aboriginal Peoples Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2015-12-03 -  )
Standing Committee on Ethics and Conflict of Interest for Senators Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2015-12-03 -  )
Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2016-06-08 -  )
Standing Committee on Transport and Communications Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2015-12-03 - 2018-05-10)

Military Service

Military Organization Function Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Royal Canadian Air Cadets

With the 6 Jim Whitecross Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron
Air Cadet   -  

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.

How to avoid environmental litigation : for the non-professional. Encino, Calif.: Two Guys Pub. Co.; 132 p. 2004

Reconciliation right thing to do, coming out of this history. The Hill Times. Issue 1287, p.20 Jun 8, 2015

The report of the Manitoba Pediatriac [sic] Cardiac Surgery Inquest : an inquiry into twelve deaths at the Winnipeg Health Sciences Centre in 1994. Winnipeg, MA: 516 p. 2000

Challenge issued: "reconciliation is a hard road". Indian Life. Vol.35(3), p.5(1) 2014

Contact Information

Language Preference:  English

Parliamentary Address

Senate of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
K1A 0A4
  Toll Free: 1-800-267-7362
  Phone: 613-995-0234
  Fax: 613-995-0273
  Email: Murray.Sinclair@sen.parl.gc.ca

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 984 days (2 years, 8 months, 11 days)

Senate

Senatorial Division Political Affiliation at Nomination Term Appointed on the advice of
Manitoba Independent 2016-04-02 -   Justin Trudeau

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Independent 2016-04-02 - 2016-06-12
Non-affiliated 2016-06-13 - 2016-12-01
Non-affiliated (Independent Senators Group) 2016-12-02 - 2017-05-31
Independent Senators Group 2017-06-01 -  
Committees - Senate

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 Rules, Procedures and the Rights of Parliament Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2017-11-20 -  )
Standing Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2015-12-03 - 2018-10-04)
Standing Committee on Rules, Procedures and the Rights of Parliament Vice-Chair 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2017-11-28 -  )
Standing Committee on Aboriginal Peoples Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2015-12-03 -  )
Standing Committee on Ethics and Conflict of Interest for Senators Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2015-12-03 -  )
Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2016-06-08 -  )
Standing Committee on Transport and Communications Member 42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(2015-12-03 - 2018-05-10)

Military Service

Military Organization Function Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Royal Canadian Air Cadets

With the 6 Jim Whitecross Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron
Air Cadet   -  

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.

How to avoid environmental litigation : for the non-professional. Encino, Calif.: Two Guys Pub. Co.; 132 p. 2004

Reconciliation right thing to do, coming out of this history. The Hill Times. Issue 1287, p.20 Jun 8, 2015

The report of the Manitoba Pediatriac [sic] Cardiac Surgery Inquest : an inquiry into twelve deaths at the Winnipeg Health Sciences Centre in 1994. Winnipeg, MA: 516 p. 2000

Challenge issued: "reconciliation is a hard road". Indian Life. Vol.35(3), p.5(1) 2014