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The Hon. Lucien Bouchard, P.C., G.O.Q.

Date of Birth (yyyy-mm-dd):  1938-12-22

Place of Birth:  Saint-Coeur-de-Marie, Quebec, Canada

Profession | Occupation:  ambassador, lawyer

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 2,766 days (7 years, 6 months, 26 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Lac-Saint-Jean Progressive Conservative Party 1988-11-21 Elected
Lac-Saint-Jean Progressive Conservative Party 1988-06-20
(By-Election)
Elected
Lac-Saint-Jean
Resignation. Enters provincial politics in Quebec. Becomes leader of the Parti québécois and Premier of Quebec.
Bloc Québécois 1993-10-25 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Independent 1990-05-22 - 1990-12-21
Progressive Conservative Party 1988-06-20 - 1990-05-21
Bloc Québécois 1990-12-22 - 1996-01-15

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Minister
Portfolio Term
Secretary of State of Canada 1988-03-31 - 1989-01-29
Minister of the Environment (acting) 1988-12-08 - 1989-01-29
Minister of the Environment
Resignation. Disagrees with the governmment's proposals to amend the Meech Lake Accord.
1989-01-30 - 1990-05-21
Regional Minister
Region Term
Quebec 1990-02 - 1990-05-21
Leader of the Official Opposition
Portfolio Term
Leader of the Official Opposition 1993-10-25 - 1996-01-14
Critic
Department Portfolio Term
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Foreign Affairs 1995-05-13 - 1996
External Affairs Foreign Affairs 1994 - 1995-05-12
Committees - Cabinet
Committee Role Term
Environment Chair 1989-01-30 - 1991-04-20
Foreign and Defence Policy Member 1988-04-20 - 1991-04-20
Priorities and Planning Member 1988-04-20 - 1991-04-20
Social Development Member 1988-04-20 - 1989-01-29
Economic Policy Member 1990-03-20 - 1991-04-20
Federal-Provincial Relations Member 1989-01-30 - 1991-04-20
Operations Member 1989-01-30 - 1991-04-20
Political Party Roles
Political Party Role Term
Bloc Québécois Party Leader 1990-07-25 - 1996-01-15

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience

Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political Affiliation Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Parti Québécois Quebec 1996-01-27 - 2001-03-08
Provincial / Territorial Constituency
Constituencies Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Jonquière National Assembly of Quebec 1996-02-19 - 2001-03-08
Provincial / Territorial Assembly
Assembly Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
National Assembly of Quebec Quebec 1996-02-19 - 2001-03-08
Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
Responsibility Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Premier Quebec 1996-01-29 - 2001-03-07

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.

Avant--propos. In: Un Nouveau parti pour l'étape décisive / sous la direction de Lucien Bouchard. [Montréal]: Fides; p.7-9 1993

Why we are sovereigntists. Canadian Parliamentary Review. 17:22-6 Spring 1994

Premier Lucien Bouchard reflects on the ruling. In: The Quebec decision: perspectives on the Supreme Court ruling on secession / edited by David Schneiderman. Toronto: J. Lorimer; p. [95]-100 1999

La Révolution inachevée. In : Révolution tranquille, 30 ans après, qu'en reste-t-il? / collectif sous la direction de Michel-Rémi Lafond. Hull, Québec: Éd. de Lorraine; p. 225-234 c1992

Préface. In : Parti québécois. Comité de réflexion et d'actions stratégiques sur la souveraineté du Québec. Le Québec, un nouveau pays pour un nouveau siècle / [Comité de réflexion et d'actions stratégiques sur la souveraineté du Québec]. Montréal: Parti Québécois; x, 94 p. [2000]

Un Nouveau parti pour l'étape décisive / sous la direction de Lucien Bouchard. [Montréal]: Fides; 122 p. 1993

La Francophonie des sommets. Langue et société. no 20:36-7 automne 1987

Lucien Bouchard : articles publiés dans Le Carabin, 1959-1963. Québec: [Bibliothèque de l'Assemblée nationale. Division de la documentation de presse]; [34] f. 1990

What is lacking in this country is a country called Quebec. Parliamentary Weekly. 1(1):31-3 March 1992

Oui [au camp du changement : texte de l'entente entre le Parti québécois, le Bloc québécois et l'Action démocratique du Québec ratifié par Jacques Parizeau, Lucien Bouchard et Mario Dumont]. [Québec: Conseil de la souveraineté du Québec; 1 feuille pliée ([8] p.) 1995]

Lettres à un jeune politicien. Montréal: VLB; 144 p. 2012

Préface. In : Peyrefitte, Alain. De Gaulle et le Québec; postface de Louise Beaudoin. Montréal: Stanké; 184 p. c2000

Préface. In : Côté, André-Philippe. Les années Bouchard / textes, Michel David. Sillery, Québec: Septentrion; p.7-8 c2001

The sovereignty option. In: The Empire Club addresses 1993-1994. Toronto: Empire Club Foundation; p. 90-91 1994

Ginn and tonic. The Canadian Forum. 73(829):12 May 1994

From Paris to Quebec. Language and society. no 20-21: 24-25 Fall and Winter 1987-1988

Pourquoi sommes-nous souverainistes?. Revue parlementaire canadienne. 16:2-6 printemps 1994

Quebec at a moment of truth: a clarion call to action. Policy options = Options politiques. 27(9):1-7 November/novembre 2006

Le Québec au moment de vérité : pour un nouveau projet de société. Policy options = Options politiques. 27(9):16-24 novembre/November 2006

Quebec at the crossroads. The Advocate. 52(5):695 Sept. 1994

Lucien Bouchard mot à mot / citations colligées par Rémi Maillard. Montréal: Éditions A. Stanké; 384 p c1996

On the record. Don Mills, Ont.: Stoddart; xi, 288 p. 1994

La lettre de démission de Lucien Bouchard. In : Québec : dix ans de crise constitutionnelle / dossier constitué par Roch Denis. Montréal: VlB éditeur; p. [237]-241 1990

Devrons-nous réécrire l'histoire [du Québec]?. Traces. 29(5):12-14 nov./déc. 1991

La force tranquille du Canada. Politique internationale. no 63: 305Sq. printemps 1994

À visage découvert. Montréal: Boréal; 377 p. 1992

Text of the agreement between the Parti québécois, the Bloc québécois and the Action démocratique du Québec ratified by Jacques Parizeau, Lucien Bouchard and Mario Dumont. [S.l.: s.n.]; 7 p. 1995

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 2,766 days (7 years, 6 months, 26 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Lac-Saint-Jean Progressive Conservative Party 1988-11-21 Elected
Lac-Saint-Jean Progressive Conservative Party 1988-06-20
(By-Election)
Elected
Lac-Saint-Jean
Resignation. Enters provincial politics in Quebec. Becomes leader of the Parti québécois and Premier of Quebec.
Bloc Québécois 1993-10-25 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Independent 1990-05-22 - 1990-12-21
Progressive Conservative Party 1988-06-20 - 1990-05-21
Bloc Québécois 1990-12-22 - 1996-01-15

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Minister
Portfolio Term
Secretary of State of Canada 1988-03-31 - 1989-01-29
Minister of the Environment (acting) 1988-12-08 - 1989-01-29
Minister of the Environment
Resignation. Disagrees with the governmment's proposals to amend the Meech Lake Accord.
1989-01-30 - 1990-05-21
Regional Minister
Region Term
Quebec 1990-02 - 1990-05-21
Leader of the Official Opposition
Portfolio Term
Leader of the Official Opposition 1993-10-25 - 1996-01-14
Critic
Department Portfolio Term
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Foreign Affairs 1995-05-13 - 1996
External Affairs Foreign Affairs 1994 - 1995-05-12
Committees - Cabinet
Committee Role Term
Environment Chair 1989-01-30 - 1991-04-20
Foreign and Defence Policy Member 1988-04-20 - 1991-04-20
Priorities and Planning Member 1988-04-20 - 1991-04-20
Social Development Member 1988-04-20 - 1989-01-29
Economic Policy Member 1990-03-20 - 1991-04-20
Federal-Provincial Relations Member 1989-01-30 - 1991-04-20
Operations Member 1989-01-30 - 1991-04-20
Political Party Roles
Political Party Role Term
Bloc Québécois Party Leader 1990-07-25 - 1996-01-15

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience

Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political Affiliation Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Parti Québécois Quebec 1996-01-27 - 2001-03-08
Provincial / Territorial Constituency
Constituencies Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Jonquière National Assembly of Quebec 1996-02-19 - 2001-03-08
Provincial / Territorial Assembly
Assembly Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
National Assembly of Quebec Quebec 1996-02-19 - 2001-03-08
Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
Responsibility Province / Territory Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
Premier Quebec 1996-01-29 - 2001-03-07

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.

Avant--propos. In: Un Nouveau parti pour l'étape décisive / sous la direction de Lucien Bouchard. [Montréal]: Fides; p.7-9 1993

Why we are sovereigntists. Canadian Parliamentary Review. 17:22-6 Spring 1994

Premier Lucien Bouchard reflects on the ruling. In: The Quebec decision: perspectives on the Supreme Court ruling on secession / edited by David Schneiderman. Toronto: J. Lorimer; p. [95]-100 1999

La Révolution inachevée. In : Révolution tranquille, 30 ans après, qu'en reste-t-il? / collectif sous la direction de Michel-Rémi Lafond. Hull, Québec: Éd. de Lorraine; p. 225-234 c1992

Préface. In : Parti québécois. Comité de réflexion et d'actions stratégiques sur la souveraineté du Québec. Le Québec, un nouveau pays pour un nouveau siècle / [Comité de réflexion et d'actions stratégiques sur la souveraineté du Québec]. Montréal: Parti Québécois; x, 94 p. [2000]

Un Nouveau parti pour l'étape décisive / sous la direction de Lucien Bouchard. [Montréal]: Fides; 122 p. 1993

La Francophonie des sommets. Langue et société. no 20:36-7 automne 1987

Lucien Bouchard : articles publiés dans Le Carabin, 1959-1963. Québec: [Bibliothèque de l'Assemblée nationale. Division de la documentation de presse]; [34] f. 1990

What is lacking in this country is a country called Quebec. Parliamentary Weekly. 1(1):31-3 March 1992

Oui [au camp du changement : texte de l'entente entre le Parti québécois, le Bloc québécois et l'Action démocratique du Québec ratifié par Jacques Parizeau, Lucien Bouchard et Mario Dumont]. [Québec: Conseil de la souveraineté du Québec; 1 feuille pliée ([8] p.) 1995]

Lettres à un jeune politicien. Montréal: VLB; 144 p. 2012

Préface. In : Peyrefitte, Alain. De Gaulle et le Québec; postface de Louise Beaudoin. Montréal: Stanké; 184 p. c2000

Préface. In : Côté, André-Philippe. Les années Bouchard / textes, Michel David. Sillery, Québec: Septentrion; p.7-8 c2001

The sovereignty option. In: The Empire Club addresses 1993-1994. Toronto: Empire Club Foundation; p. 90-91 1994

Ginn and tonic. The Canadian Forum. 73(829):12 May 1994

From Paris to Quebec. Language and society. no 20-21: 24-25 Fall and Winter 1987-1988

Pourquoi sommes-nous souverainistes?. Revue parlementaire canadienne. 16:2-6 printemps 1994

Quebec at a moment of truth: a clarion call to action. Policy options = Options politiques. 27(9):1-7 November/novembre 2006

Le Québec au moment de vérité : pour un nouveau projet de société. Policy options = Options politiques. 27(9):16-24 novembre/November 2006

Quebec at the crossroads. The Advocate. 52(5):695 Sept. 1994

Lucien Bouchard mot à mot / citations colligées par Rémi Maillard. Montréal: Éditions A. Stanké; 384 p c1996

On the record. Don Mills, Ont.: Stoddart; xi, 288 p. 1994

La lettre de démission de Lucien Bouchard. In : Québec : dix ans de crise constitutionnelle / dossier constitué par Roch Denis. Montréal: VlB éditeur; p. [237]-241 1990

Devrons-nous réécrire l'histoire [du Québec]?. Traces. 29(5):12-14 nov./déc. 1991

La force tranquille du Canada. Politique internationale. no 63: 305Sq. printemps 1994

À visage découvert. Montréal: Boréal; 377 p. 1992

Text of the agreement between the Parti québécois, the Bloc québécois and the Action démocratique du Québec ratified by Jacques Parizeau, Lucien Bouchard and Mario Dumont. [S.l.: s.n.]; 7 p. 1995