Montréal-Nord, Québec , Canada
|| July 25, 1963
May 20, 2016 10:46pm
|Info||Mr. Coderre is the Labour Critic and the Critic for the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec. He has previously served as President of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada and was responsible for a number of files, including the creation of the new Public Service Human Resources Management Agency. |
Mr. Coderre has also served as the Federal Interlocutor for Metis and Non-Status Indians, the Minister responsible for La Francophonie, and the Minister responsible for the Office of Indian Residential Schools Resolution.
As Minister of Immigration, Mr. Coderre supervised the application of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, which came into effect on June 28, 2002.
As Secretary of State for Amateur Sport, Mr. Coderre successfully negotiated a number of national and international agreements and helped to establish the World Anti-Doping Agency in Montreal.
Mr. Coderre is a political science graduate from the University of Montreal. He and his wife Chantal Renaud have two children, Geneviève and Alexandre.