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Former Clerks


The Clerk is responsible for maintaining records of the proceedings of the House and for keeping custody of these records and other documents in the possession of the House. All decisions of the House are authenticated by signature of the Clerk.

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Dates of OfficeClerkNotes
1867 - 1872William Burns Lindsay
1873 - 1880Alfred Patrick
1880 - 1902John George Bourinot
1902 - 1917Thomas Barnard Flint
1918 - 1924William Barton Northrup
1925 - 1949Arthur Beauchesne
1949 - 1967Léon-Joseph Raymond
1967 - 1979Alistair Fraser
1979 - 1987Charles Beverley Koester
1987 - 2000Robert Marleau
2000 - 2005William C. Corbett
2005 - 2016Audrey Elizabeth O'Brienfirst female Clerk of the House
2014 - 2017Marc BoscActing
2017 - Charles Robert

SOURCE: House of Commons of Canada.

See also
House of Commons
Clerk

External Links
Parliament of Canada Official Website


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