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Mark Warawa

Mark Warawa
Member of Parliament
for Langley
Assumed office
2004
Preceded by new riding
Chair of the Standing Committee on
The Environment
In office
21 June 2011 – 28 January 2013
Minister Peter Kent
Preceded by James Bezan
Succeeded by Harold Albrecht
Personal details
Born (1950-05-07) May 7, 1950
Vancouver
Political party Conservative
Spouse(s) Diane Warawa
Residence Langley, British Columbia
Profession insurance executive
OSCE Parliamentary Assembly Mission Canadian M.P. Mark Warawa and Linda Duncan fill out Observation forms at a Polling Station in Lviv on 2014 Ukrainian Parliamentary Election Day

Mark Warawa (born May 7, 1950) is a Canadian politician. Formerly a businessman and loss prevention officer as well as a city councillor in Abbotsford, British Columbia from 1990 to 2004, Warawa has been the Member of Parliament for Langley since 2004.

On February 10, 2006, Warawa was named parliamentary secretary to the Minister of the Environment. Less recently, he served as a member of the Standing Committee on Justice, Human Rights, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness.

Warawa has introduced a private member's bill in the House of Commons, condemning discrimination against females in sex-selective pregnancy termination.[1][2]

He and his wife, Diane, live in Langley and have five children. His son Ryan was the Conservative candidate in Vancouver East in the 2008 election, losing to Libby Davies of the NDP.

References

  1. ^ Jones, Natasha. "MP takes aim at sex selection". The Langley Times. Retrieved October 6, 2012. 
  2. ^ Mark Kennedy, MP continues push for sex-selection abortions vote after motion rejected, Postmedia News, 2013-03-26

External links

  • Official website
  • Mark Warawa – Parliament of Canada biography


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