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Paul John Mark Szabo

Date of Birth (yyyy-mm-dd):  1948-05-10

Place of Birth:  Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Profession | Occupation:  chartered accountant

Notes: Of Slovak origin.

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 6,398 days (17 years, 6 months, 6 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 2008-10-14 Elected
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 1997-06-02 Elected
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 2004-06-28 Elected
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 1993-10-25 Elected
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 1984-09-04 Defeated
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 2006-01-23 Elected
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 2011-05-02 Defeated
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 1980-02-18 Defeated
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 2000-11-27 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Liberal Party of Canada 1993-10-25 - 2011-05-01
Parliamentary Secretary
Portfolio Term
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Works and Government Services 2000-09-01 - 2003-01-12
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
Subcommittee on Improved Financial Reporting to Parliament of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs Chair 36th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1999-10-12 - 2000-10-22)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Co-Chair 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Vice-Chair 38th Parliament, 1st Session
(2004-10-04 - 2005-11-29)
Subcommittee on Tax Equity for Canadian Families with Dependent Children of the Standing Committee on Finance Member 36th Parliament, 1st Session
(1997-09-22 - 1999-09-18)
Standing Committee on Health Member 36th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1999-10-12 - 2000-10-22)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 36th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1999-10-12 - 2000-10-22)
Standing Committee on Natural Resources and Government Operations Member 36th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1999-10-12 - 2000-10-22)
Standing Committee on Transport and Government Operations Member 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Member 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Standing Committee on Transport Member 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Standing Committee on Transport Member 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Subcommittee on the Estimates Process of the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Member 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Subcommittee on Matters Related to the Review of the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Member 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Liaison Committee Member 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Member 38th Parliament, 1st Session
(2004-10-04 - 2005-11-29)
Liaison Committee Member 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Subcommittee on Committee Budgets of the Liaison Committee Member 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Joint Committee on Scrutiny of Regulations Member 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Liaison Committee Member 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Subcommittee on Committee Budgets of the Liaison Committee Member 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Liaison Committee Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Subcommittee on Committee Budgets of the Liaison Committee Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Liaison Committee Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Committee Budgets of the Liaison Committee Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Improved Financial Reporting to Parliament of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs Chair 36th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2000-01-01 - 2000-10-01)
Subcommittee on Bill C-7 An Act respecting the control of certain drugs, their precursors and other substances and to amend certain other Acts and repeal the Narcotic Control Act in consequence thereof Chair 35th Parliament, 1st Session
(1994-01-17 - 1996-02-02)
Subcommittee on Bill C-222, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (warning on alcoholic beverage containers) of the Standing Committee on Health Member 35th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1996-03-26 - 1997-04-27)
Subcommittee on Bill C-7 An Act respecting the control of certain drugs, their precursors and other substances and to amend certain other Acts and repeal the Narcotic Control Act in consequence thereof Member 35th Parliament, 1st Session
(1994-01-17 - 1996-02-02)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 36th Parliament, 1st Session
(1997-09-22 - 1999-09-18)
Standing Committee on Health Member 35th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1996-03-01 - 1997-04-27)
Subcommittee on Bill C-95 An Act to establish the Department of Health and to amend and repeal certain Acts Member 35th Parliament, 1st Session
(1994-01-17 - 1996-02-02)
Standing Committee on Health Member 35th Parliament, 1st Session
(1994-01-17 - 1996-02-02)
Subcommittee on Bill C-12 An Act to amend the Canada Business Corporations Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts Member 35th Parliament, 1st Session
(1994-01-17 - 1996-02-02)
Subcommittee on Bill C-47 An Act respecting human reproductive technologies and commercial transactions relating to human reproduction Member 35th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1996-02-27 - 1997-04-27)
Subcommittee on HIV / AIDS of the Standing Committee on Health Member 35th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1996-03-26 - 1997-04-27)
Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food Member 36th Parliament, 1st Session
(1997-09-30 - 1997-09-30)
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
Standing Joint Committee on Scrutiny of Regulations Co-Chair 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Standing Joint Committee on Scrutiny of Regulations Member 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Standing Joint Committee on Scrutiny of Regulations Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Standing Joint Committee on Scrutiny of Regulations Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)

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.

Cocaine babies' problems surface year later. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (5):3 June/July 1991

The ethics and science of stem cells. [Ottawa: The Author]; 120 p. 2002

Caffeine -- drug of dependence?. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (2):4 Jan. 1, 1991

Hot tubs, alcohol bad mix. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (10):9 Oct. 1, 1987

Dissatisfied sleepers turn -- unwisely -- to alcohol. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (6):3 Aug. 1991

Caffeine ups drugs' toxicity: cocaine and amphetamine used in study. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (5):4 June/July 1991

Babies' eye tests reveal cocaine mothers. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (4):3 Apr. 1988

Amantadine may help cocaine users hold on. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (7):3 July 1, 1989

Divorce: the bold facts. Ottawa: The Author; 80 p. 1997

MDMA restrictions too hasty?. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (7):4 July 1, 1989

Drug use 'epidemic' in Canadian athletes. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (3):1 Mar. 1, 1988

Treatment needs of elderly called 'desperate'. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (10):12 Oct. 1, 1987

Jury is 'still out' over links between coffee, heart disease. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (5):4 June/July 1991

Youth need combined STD/drug info. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (8):1 Dec./Jan. 1991

Liberal drinking habits haunt north (Yukon). The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 17(11):13 Nov. 1, 1988

GPs self-treat alcohol problems. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (3):8 May 1993

STDs seen in coke-care emergencies: New Orleans study. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (3):2 Mar. 1, 1991

MDs front-line for early intervention work. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (2):15 Jan. 1, 1991

Overfilled ampoules fuel MDs' addiction. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (2):1 Apr. 1993

Donwood adopts public health mode. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (4):12 Aug./Sept. 1992

The child poverty solution. [Ottawa: The Author]; 120 p. 1999

BALs (blood alchohol levels) up in injured pedestrians. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (2):3 Jan. 1, 1991

Coke use linked to memory loss. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (2):4 Jan. 1, 1991

Canada needs health goals to cut smoking, alcohol deaths. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (4):1 Apr. 1, 1989

Athletes' anecdotal evidence contradicts steroid studies. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (4):4 Apr. 1, 1988

BCMA wants lowered levels of smoking and drinking. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (2):12 Feb. 1988

Hypertensives use diet controls: drinking less is key. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (6):4 June 1, 1988

Alcohol/blood pressure tie probed. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (5):4 May 1, 1988

Potential organ donors unworried about alcohol's link to cirrhosis. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (4):4 Aug./Sept. 1992

Blackouts simple indicator. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (8):4 Dec./Jan. 1991

Amateur sports coming to grips with drug use. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (9):8 Sept. 1, 1987

Hospital detects dependency problems: up to 26 patients referred each month. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 17 (8):13 Aug. 1, 1988

Methadone fires CMSAOD debate: strict new federal guidelines initiated. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (1):6 Mar. 1993

Canadian MDs given guide to help patients quit smoking. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (4):4 Aug./Sept. 1992

Strong families-- make a strong country. [Mississauga, Ont.?]: The Author; 120 p. 1997

Spotlight on sports stars inhibits rehab. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (10):9 Oct. 1, 1987

Women stop smoking when pregnant, but temporarily. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (4):3 June 1993

Costs high for cocaine babies. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (6):2 Aug. 1991

Perspectives differ on women MDs' health. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (2):2 Apr. 1993

Personal, community call to action: B.C. (alcohol and drug abuse) prevention campaign. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (3):2 Mar. 1989

Community prevention is vital on inhalants. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (6):3 Dec. 1992

Teens' caffeine use 'significant'. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (3):2 Mar. 1, 1991

Steroids to be controlled: Canada moves on Dubin report. 20 (3):3 Mar. 1, 1991

Kids' risks from secondhand smoke greater for Crohn's than for colitis. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (5):13 Oct./Nov. 1992

Youth need options to drinking. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (6):1 Dec. 1992

Needles imbedded in necks of long-term IV drug users. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (3):7 June/July 1992

Alcohol abuse hastens HIV signs (US Air Force study). The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (6):1-2 June 1, 1989

Older physicians over-prescribing selves, families. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 17 (10):5 Oct. 1, 1988

Tragic tolerance -- of domestic violence. [Ottawa?]: The Author; 120 p. [1998]

Doctor's group supports triple prescription plan (to prevent drug abuse). The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 17 (10):5 Oct. 1, 1988

High-risk women want info (on how to change their lifestyles during pregnancy). The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (5):1 Oct./Nov. 1992

OMA considers own substance abuse program. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (2):2 Apr. 1993

Research suggests how alcohol can protect heart. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (4):4 Apr. 1, 1991

GPs 'uncomfortable' with alcohol treatment: cigs, drugs, exercise rated more important. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (12):3 Dec. 1, 1990

Cocaine stats show use higher than expected: ADDC (Alcoholism and Drug Dependency Commission of New Brunswick): tough fiscal times, changing needs. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (8):8 Sept. 1, 1989

Double-doctoring cut dramatically by (Alberta) triple script control system. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (11):4 Nov. 1, 1987

British check addiction potency (of smokeless tobacco). The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (5):3 June/July 1991

Helping the impaired physician: Canadian MDs take the first steps. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (4):8 June 1993

Drug costs expected to rise. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (2):4 Apr. 1993

Tobacco will kill millions of people smoking today. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (6):3 June 1, 1990

No 'key' federal addictions role in Canada. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (8):5 Dec./Jan 1991

Alcoholic liver research: caution on placebo effect. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (3):9 Mar. 1989

In-community care good for skid-rowers (Minneapolis project). The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (7):3 July 1, 1989

Canadian MDs reject mandatory HIV tests. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (5):6 Oct./Nov. 1992

Gynecologists need alcoholism info. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (10):9 Oct. 1, 1987

Professionals self-report average drug use. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (1):2 Feb./Mar. 1993

Oregon's health-care 'revolution' tackles substance abuse issues. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (3):4 June/July 1992

Smoking bans do/don't work in clinics. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (10):3 Oct. 1990

Kids' ear infections again tied to passive smoking. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (4):12 Aug./Sept. 1992

Smokeless tobacco, cigs on a par. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (5):3 June/July 1991

Chronic hep C linked with IV drug use. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (4):5 Aug./Sept. 1992

Economic summit leads to drug task force. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 17 (7):1 July 1, 1988

Methadone numbers up as guidelines change. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (12):5 Dec. 1, 1990

Global anti-tobacco plan shapes up. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (5):1 May 1, 1990

Fetal alcohol syndrome: the real brain drain. [Ottawa?]: The Author; 120 p. 2000

Female moderate drinkers at reduced coronary risk?. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (5):4 May 1, 1988

Drinking is key in sports fatalities: fishing produces most deaths. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (3):3 Mar. 1, 1988

Results (of dual-disorder patients) match hard-to-treat (addicted patients). The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 ( 1): 4 Feb./Mar. 1992

BC methadone treatment said to be still 'up in the air'. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (6):4 June 1, 1988

Cig sales to kids slammed. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (2):2 Feb. 1, 1990

Smokeless tobacco: youngsters mirror their heroes' habits. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (6):16 Aug. 1991

Charter condemning drugs to be reviewed at Olympics. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (9):3 Sept. 1, 1988

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 6,398 days (17 years, 6 months, 6 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 2008-10-14 Elected
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 1997-06-02 Elected
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 2004-06-28 Elected
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 1993-10-25 Elected
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 1984-09-04 Defeated
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 2006-01-23 Elected
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 2011-05-02 Defeated
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 1980-02-18 Defeated
Mississauga South Liberal Party of Canada 2000-11-27 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Liberal Party of Canada 1993-10-25 - 2011-05-01
Parliamentary Secretary
Portfolio Term
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Works and Government Services 2000-09-01 - 2003-01-12
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
Subcommittee on Improved Financial Reporting to Parliament of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs Chair 36th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1999-10-12 - 2000-10-22)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Chair 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Co-Chair 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development Vice-Chair 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Vice-Chair 38th Parliament, 1st Session
(2004-10-04 - 2005-11-29)
Subcommittee on Tax Equity for Canadian Families with Dependent Children of the Standing Committee on Finance Member 36th Parliament, 1st Session
(1997-09-22 - 1999-09-18)
Standing Committee on Health Member 36th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1999-10-12 - 2000-10-22)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 36th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1999-10-12 - 2000-10-22)
Standing Committee on Natural Resources and Government Operations Member 36th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1999-10-12 - 2000-10-22)
Standing Committee on Transport and Government Operations Member 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Member 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Standing Committee on Transport Member 37th Parliament, 1st Session
(2001-01-29 - 2002-09-16)
Standing Committee on Transport Member 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Subcommittee on the Estimates Process of the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Member 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Subcommittee on Matters Related to the Review of the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Member 37th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2002-09-30 - 2003-11-12)
Liaison Committee Member 37th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2004-02-02 - 2004-05-23)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates Member 38th Parliament, 1st Session
(2004-10-04 - 2005-11-29)
Liaison Committee Member 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Subcommittee on Committee Budgets of the Liaison Committee Member 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Joint Committee on Scrutiny of Regulations Member 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Liaison Committee Member 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Subcommittee on Committee Budgets of the Liaison Committee Member 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Liaison Committee Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Subcommittee on Committee Budgets of the Liaison Committee Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Liaison Committee Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Committee Budgets of the Liaison Committee Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Improved Financial Reporting to Parliament of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs Chair 36th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2000-01-01 - 2000-10-01)
Subcommittee on Bill C-7 An Act respecting the control of certain drugs, their precursors and other substances and to amend certain other Acts and repeal the Narcotic Control Act in consequence thereof Chair 35th Parliament, 1st Session
(1994-01-17 - 1996-02-02)
Subcommittee on Bill C-222, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (warning on alcoholic beverage containers) of the Standing Committee on Health Member 35th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1996-03-26 - 1997-04-27)
Subcommittee on Bill C-7 An Act respecting the control of certain drugs, their precursors and other substances and to amend certain other Acts and repeal the Narcotic Control Act in consequence thereof Member 35th Parliament, 1st Session
(1994-01-17 - 1996-02-02)
Standing Committee on Finance Member 36th Parliament, 1st Session
(1997-09-22 - 1999-09-18)
Standing Committee on Health Member 35th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1996-03-01 - 1997-04-27)
Subcommittee on Bill C-95 An Act to establish the Department of Health and to amend and repeal certain Acts Member 35th Parliament, 1st Session
(1994-01-17 - 1996-02-02)
Standing Committee on Health Member 35th Parliament, 1st Session
(1994-01-17 - 1996-02-02)
Subcommittee on Bill C-12 An Act to amend the Canada Business Corporations Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts Member 35th Parliament, 1st Session
(1994-01-17 - 1996-02-02)
Subcommittee on Bill C-47 An Act respecting human reproductive technologies and commercial transactions relating to human reproduction Member 35th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1996-02-27 - 1997-04-27)
Subcommittee on HIV / AIDS of the Standing Committee on Health Member 35th Parliament, 2nd Session
(1996-03-26 - 1997-04-27)
Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food Member 36th Parliament, 1st Session
(1997-09-30 - 1997-09-30)
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
Standing Joint Committee on Scrutiny of Regulations Co-Chair 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Standing Joint Committee on Scrutiny of Regulations Member 39th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2007-10-16 - 2008-09-07)
Standing Joint Committee on Scrutiny of Regulations Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Standing Joint Committee on Scrutiny of Regulations Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)

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.

Cocaine babies' problems surface year later. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (5):3 June/July 1991

The ethics and science of stem cells. [Ottawa: The Author]; 120 p. 2002

Caffeine -- drug of dependence?. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (2):4 Jan. 1, 1991

Hot tubs, alcohol bad mix. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (10):9 Oct. 1, 1987

Dissatisfied sleepers turn -- unwisely -- to alcohol. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (6):3 Aug. 1991

Caffeine ups drugs' toxicity: cocaine and amphetamine used in study. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (5):4 June/July 1991

Babies' eye tests reveal cocaine mothers. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (4):3 Apr. 1988

Amantadine may help cocaine users hold on. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (7):3 July 1, 1989

Divorce: the bold facts. Ottawa: The Author; 80 p. 1997

MDMA restrictions too hasty?. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (7):4 July 1, 1989

Drug use 'epidemic' in Canadian athletes. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (3):1 Mar. 1, 1988

Treatment needs of elderly called 'desperate'. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (10):12 Oct. 1, 1987

Jury is 'still out' over links between coffee, heart disease. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (5):4 June/July 1991

Youth need combined STD/drug info. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (8):1 Dec./Jan. 1991

Liberal drinking habits haunt north (Yukon). The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 17(11):13 Nov. 1, 1988

GPs self-treat alcohol problems. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (3):8 May 1993

STDs seen in coke-care emergencies: New Orleans study. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (3):2 Mar. 1, 1991

MDs front-line for early intervention work. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (2):15 Jan. 1, 1991

Overfilled ampoules fuel MDs' addiction. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (2):1 Apr. 1993

Donwood adopts public health mode. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (4):12 Aug./Sept. 1992

The child poverty solution. [Ottawa: The Author]; 120 p. 1999

BALs (blood alchohol levels) up in injured pedestrians. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (2):3 Jan. 1, 1991

Coke use linked to memory loss. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (2):4 Jan. 1, 1991

Canada needs health goals to cut smoking, alcohol deaths. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (4):1 Apr. 1, 1989

Athletes' anecdotal evidence contradicts steroid studies. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (4):4 Apr. 1, 1988

BCMA wants lowered levels of smoking and drinking. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (2):12 Feb. 1988

Hypertensives use diet controls: drinking less is key. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (6):4 June 1, 1988

Alcohol/blood pressure tie probed. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (5):4 May 1, 1988

Potential organ donors unworried about alcohol's link to cirrhosis. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (4):4 Aug./Sept. 1992

Blackouts simple indicator. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (8):4 Dec./Jan. 1991

Amateur sports coming to grips with drug use. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (9):8 Sept. 1, 1987

Hospital detects dependency problems: up to 26 patients referred each month. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 17 (8):13 Aug. 1, 1988

Methadone fires CMSAOD debate: strict new federal guidelines initiated. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (1):6 Mar. 1993

Canadian MDs given guide to help patients quit smoking. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (4):4 Aug./Sept. 1992

Strong families-- make a strong country. [Mississauga, Ont.?]: The Author; 120 p. 1997

Spotlight on sports stars inhibits rehab. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (10):9 Oct. 1, 1987

Women stop smoking when pregnant, but temporarily. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (4):3 June 1993

Costs high for cocaine babies. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (6):2 Aug. 1991

Perspectives differ on women MDs' health. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (2):2 Apr. 1993

Personal, community call to action: B.C. (alcohol and drug abuse) prevention campaign. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (3):2 Mar. 1989

Community prevention is vital on inhalants. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (6):3 Dec. 1992

Teens' caffeine use 'significant'. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (3):2 Mar. 1, 1991

Steroids to be controlled: Canada moves on Dubin report. 20 (3):3 Mar. 1, 1991

Kids' risks from secondhand smoke greater for Crohn's than for colitis. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (5):13 Oct./Nov. 1992

Youth need options to drinking. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (6):1 Dec. 1992

Needles imbedded in necks of long-term IV drug users. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (3):7 June/July 1992

Alcohol abuse hastens HIV signs (US Air Force study). The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (6):1-2 June 1, 1989

Older physicians over-prescribing selves, families. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 17 (10):5 Oct. 1, 1988

Tragic tolerance -- of domestic violence. [Ottawa?]: The Author; 120 p. [1998]

Doctor's group supports triple prescription plan (to prevent drug abuse). The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 17 (10):5 Oct. 1, 1988

High-risk women want info (on how to change their lifestyles during pregnancy). The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (5):1 Oct./Nov. 1992

OMA considers own substance abuse program. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (2):2 Apr. 1993

Research suggests how alcohol can protect heart. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (4):4 Apr. 1, 1991

GPs 'uncomfortable' with alcohol treatment: cigs, drugs, exercise rated more important. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (12):3 Dec. 1, 1990

Cocaine stats show use higher than expected: ADDC (Alcoholism and Drug Dependency Commission of New Brunswick): tough fiscal times, changing needs. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (8):8 Sept. 1, 1989

Double-doctoring cut dramatically by (Alberta) triple script control system. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (11):4 Nov. 1, 1987

British check addiction potency (of smokeless tobacco). The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (5):3 June/July 1991

Helping the impaired physician: Canadian MDs take the first steps. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (4):8 June 1993

Drug costs expected to rise. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (2):4 Apr. 1993

Tobacco will kill millions of people smoking today. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (6):3 June 1, 1990

No 'key' federal addictions role in Canada. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (8):5 Dec./Jan 1991

Alcoholic liver research: caution on placebo effect. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (3):9 Mar. 1989

In-community care good for skid-rowers (Minneapolis project). The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 18 (7):3 July 1, 1989

Canadian MDs reject mandatory HIV tests. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (5):6 Oct./Nov. 1992

Gynecologists need alcoholism info. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 16 (10):9 Oct. 1, 1987

Professionals self-report average drug use. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 22 (1):2 Feb./Mar. 1993

Oregon's health-care 'revolution' tackles substance abuse issues. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (3):4 June/July 1992

Smoking bans do/don't work in clinics. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (10):3 Oct. 1990

Kids' ear infections again tied to passive smoking. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (4):12 Aug./Sept. 1992

Smokeless tobacco, cigs on a par. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (5):3 June/July 1991

Chronic hep C linked with IV drug use. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 (4):5 Aug./Sept. 1992

Economic summit leads to drug task force. The Journal - Addiction Research Foundation. 17 (7):1 July 1, 1988

Methadone numbers up as guidelines change. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (12):5 Dec. 1, 1990

Global anti-tobacco plan shapes up. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (5):1 May 1, 1990

Fetal alcohol syndrome: the real brain drain. [Ottawa?]: The Author; 120 p. 2000

Female moderate drinkers at reduced coronary risk?. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (5):4 May 1, 1988

Drinking is key in sports fatalities: fishing produces most deaths. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (3):3 Mar. 1, 1988

Results (of dual-disorder patients) match hard-to-treat (addicted patients). The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 21 ( 1): 4 Feb./Mar. 1992

BC methadone treatment said to be still 'up in the air'. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (6):4 June 1, 1988

Cig sales to kids slammed. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 19 (2):2 Feb. 1, 1990

Smokeless tobacco: youngsters mirror their heroes' habits. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 20 (6):16 Aug. 1991

Charter condemning drugs to be reviewed at Olympics. The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health. 17 (9):3 Sept. 1, 1988