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Dennis Fraser Bevington

Date of Birth (yyyy-mm-dd):  1953-03-27

Place of Birth:  Fort Smith, Northwest Territories, Canada

Profession | Occupation:  manager, administrator, businessman

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 3,556 days (9 years, 8 months, 26 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Western Arctic New Democratic Party 2008-10-14 Elected
Western Arctic New Democratic Party 2004-06-28 Defeated
Western Arctic New Democratic Party 2006-01-23 Elected
Northwest Territories New Democratic Party 2015-10-19 Defeated
Western Arctic New Democratic Party 2000-11-27 Defeated
Western Arctic New Democratic Party 2011-05-02 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
New Democratic Party 2006-01-23 - 2015-10-18

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Critic
Department Portfolio Term
Agriculture and Agri-Food Rural Affairs 2006-02-14 - 2007-09-26
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Sovereignty 2008-11-17 - 2011-05-01
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Arctic Sovereignty 2007-09-27 - 2011-05-01
Environment Arctic Council 2012-04-29 - 2015-10-18
Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency 2012-04-19 - 2015-10-18
Indian Affairs and Northern Development Northern Development 2006-02-14 - 2011-05-01
Indian Affairs and Northern Development Northern Affairs 2006-02-14 - 2011-05-01
Transport Transport, Infrastructure and Communities 2008-11-17 - 2011-05-01
Assistant / Associate Critic
Department Portfolio Term
Indian Affairs and Northern Development Aboriginal Affairs 2011-06-02 - 2012-04-18
Indian Affairs and Northern Development Indian Affairs and Northern Development 2011-06-02 - 2012-04-18
Indian Affairs and Northern Development Northern Affairs 2011-06-02 - 2013-08-12
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
Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Vice-Chair 41st Parliament, 1st Session
(2011-06-02 - 2013-09-13)
Legislative Committee on Bill C-30 An Act to amend the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, the Energy Efficiency Act and the Motor Vehicle Fuel Consumption Standards Act (Canada's Clean Air Act) Member 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Member 41st Parliament, 1st Session
(2011-06-02 - 2013-09-13)
Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Member 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
(2013-10-16 - 2015-08-02)
Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development Member 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
(2013-10-16 - 2015-08-02)

Municipal Political Experience

Municipality Local Government Function Mandate
Fort Smith Municipal Government Mayor 1988 - 1997

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.

Diamonds are forever, our mines are not: recommendations to improve and sustain the diamond mine industry. [Yellowknife: Govt. of Northwest Territories]; 23 p. 2007

Aurora College Thebacha Campus energy audit. Fort Smith, NWT: Stand Alone Energy; [20] leaves. 2000

Hydrogen: the key to sustainable energy for the remote north. [Fort Smith, NWT]: s.n.; 1 v. (unpaged) [1997?]

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 3,556 days (9 years, 8 months, 26 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Western Arctic New Democratic Party 2008-10-14 Elected
Western Arctic New Democratic Party 2004-06-28 Defeated
Western Arctic New Democratic Party 2006-01-23 Elected
Northwest Territories New Democratic Party 2015-10-19 Defeated
Western Arctic New Democratic Party 2000-11-27 Defeated
Western Arctic New Democratic Party 2011-05-02 Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
New Democratic Party 2006-01-23 - 2015-10-18

Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

Critic
Department Portfolio Term
Agriculture and Agri-Food Rural Affairs 2006-02-14 - 2007-09-26
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Sovereignty 2008-11-17 - 2011-05-01
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Arctic Sovereignty 2007-09-27 - 2011-05-01
Environment Arctic Council 2012-04-29 - 2015-10-18
Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency 2012-04-19 - 2015-10-18
Indian Affairs and Northern Development Northern Development 2006-02-14 - 2011-05-01
Indian Affairs and Northern Development Northern Affairs 2006-02-14 - 2011-05-01
Transport Transport, Infrastructure and Communities 2008-11-17 - 2011-05-01
Assistant / Associate Critic
Department Portfolio Term
Indian Affairs and Northern Development Aboriginal Affairs 2011-06-02 - 2012-04-18
Indian Affairs and Northern Development Indian Affairs and Northern Development 2011-06-02 - 2012-04-18
Indian Affairs and Northern Development Northern Affairs 2011-06-02 - 2013-08-12
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
Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Vice-Chair 41st Parliament, 1st Session
(2011-06-02 - 2013-09-13)
Legislative Committee on Bill C-30 An Act to amend the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, the Energy Efficiency Act and the Motor Vehicle Fuel Consumption Standards Act (Canada's Clean Air Act) Member 39th Parliament, 1st Session
(2006-04-03 - 2007-09-14)
Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Member 40th Parliament, 2nd Session
(2009-01-26 - 2009-12-30)
Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Member 40th Parliament, 3rd Session
(2010-03-03 - 2011-03-26)
Subcommittee on Agenda and Procedure of the Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Member 41st Parliament, 1st Session
(2011-06-02 - 2013-09-13)
Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Member 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
(2013-10-16 - 2015-08-02)
Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development Member 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
(2013-10-16 - 2015-08-02)

Municipal Political Experience

Municipality Local Government Function Mandate
Fort Smith Municipal Government Mayor 1988 - 1997

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.

Diamonds are forever, our mines are not: recommendations to improve and sustain the diamond mine industry. [Yellowknife: Govt. of Northwest Territories]; 23 p. 2007

Aurora College Thebacha Campus energy audit. Fort Smith, NWT: Stand Alone Energy; [20] leaves. 2000

Hydrogen: the key to sustainable energy for the remote north. [Fort Smith, NWT]: s.n.; 1 v. (unpaged) [1997?]