35th Manitoba Legislature

The members of the 35th Manitoba Legislature were elected in the Manitoba general election held in September 1990.[1] The legislature sat from October 11, 1990, to March 21, 1995.[2]

The Progressive Conservative Party led by Gary Filmon formed the government.[1]

Gary Doer of the New Democratic Party was Leader of the Opposition.[3]

Denis Rocan served as speaker for the assembly.[1]

There were six sessions of the 35th Legislature:[2]

Session Start End
1st October 11, 1990 January 21, 1991
2nd March 7, 1991 July 25, 1991
3rd December 5, 1991 June 24, 1992
4th November 26, 1992 July 27, 1993
5th April 7, 1994 July 5, 1994
6th December 1, 1994 March 20, 1995

George Johnson was Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba until March 5, 1993, when Yvon Dumont became lieutenant governor.[4]

Members of the AssemblyEdit

The following members were elected to the assembly in 1990:[1]

Member Electoral district Party[5]
  James Downey Arthur-Virden Progressive Conservative
  Linda McIntosh Assiniboia Progressive Conservative
  Leonard Evans Brandon East NDP
  James C. McCrae Brandon West Progressive Conservative
  Conrad Santos Broadway NDP
  Doug Martindale Burrows NDP
  Jim Ernst Charleswood Progressive Conservative
  Gary Doer Concordia NDP
  Jim Carr Crescentwood Liberal
  John Plohman Dauphin NDP
  Jim Maloway Elmwood NDP
  Jack Penner Emerson Progressive Conservative
  Jerry Storie Flin Flon NDP
  Rosemary Vodrey Fort Garry Progressive Conservative
  Ed Helwer Gimli Progressive Conservative
  Denis Rocan Gladstone Progressive Conservative
  Kevin Lamoureux Inkster Liberal
  Clif Evans Interlake NDP
  Dave Chomiak Kildonan NDP
  Eric Stefanson Kirkfield Park Progressive Conservative
  Darren Praznik Lac du Bonnet Progressive Conservative
  Harry Enns Lakeside Progressive Conservative
  Ben Sveinson La Verendrye Progressive Conservative
  Harold Gilleshammer Minnedosa Progressive Conservative
  Clayton Manness Morris Progressive Conservative
  Jack Reimer Niakwa Progressive Conservative
  Reg Alcock Osborne Liberal
  Donald Orchard Pembina Progressive Conservative
  George Hickes Point Douglas NDP
  Ed Connery Portage la Prairie Progressive Conservative
  Marianne Cerilli Radisson NDP
  Gerry Ducharme Riel Progressive Conservative
  Bonnie Mitchelson River East Progressive Conservative
  Sharon Carstairs River Heights Liberal
  Len Derkach Roblin-Russell Progressive Conservative
  Harold Neufeld Rossmere Progressive Conservative
  Elijah Harper Rupertsland NDP
  Neil Gaudry St. Boniface Liberal
  Paul Edwards St. James Liberal
  Judy Wasylycia-Leis St. Johns NDP
  Marcel Laurendeau St. Norbert Progressive Conservative
  Shirley Render St. Vital Progressive Conservative
  Glen Cummings Ste. Rose Progressive Conservative
  Louise Dacquay Seine River Progressive Conservative
  Gregory Dewar Selkirk NDP
  Glen Findlay Springfield Progressive Conservative
  Albert Driedger Steinbach Progressive Conservative
  Gerry McAlpine Sturgeon Creek Progressive Conservative
  Rosann Wowchuk Swan River NDP
  Gulzar Cheema The Maples Liberal
  Oscar Lathlin The Pas NDP
  Steve Ashton Thompson NDP
  Daryl Reid Transcona NDP
  Bob Rose Turtle Mountain Progressive Conservative
  Gary Filmon Tuxedo Progressive Conservative
  Becky Barrett Wellington NDP
  Jean Friesen Wolseley NDP



By-elections were held to replace members for various reasons:

Electoral district Member elected Affiliation Election date Reason
Crescentwood Avis Gray Liberal September 15, 1992 J Carr resigned January 27, 1992[6]
Portage la Prairie Brian Pallister Progressive Conservative September 15, 1992 E Connery resigned June 23, 1992[6]
Osborne Norma McCormick Liberal September 21, 1993[6] R Alcock resigned July 30, 1993, to run in federal election[7]
Rossmere Harry Schellenberg NDP September 21, 1993 H Neufeld resigned May 12, 1993[6]
Rupertsland Eric Robinson NDP September 21, 1993[6] E Harper resigned November 30, 1992, to run in federal election[7]
St. Johns Gord Mackintosh NDP September 21, 1993 J Wasylycia-Leis resigned August 12, 1993, to run in federal election[6]
The Maples Gary Kowalski Liberal September 21, 1993 G Cheema resigned June 17, 1993[6]



  1. ^ a b c d "Members of the Thirty-Fifth Legislative Assembly of Manitoba (1990–1995)". Memorable Manitobans. Manitoba Historical Society. Retrieved 2014-05-11.
  2. ^ a b "Sessional Information" (PDF). Legislative Assembly of Manitoba. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-05-13. Retrieved 2014-05-11.
  3. ^ "Leaders of the Opposition - Manitoba". Library of Parliament. Retrieved 2013-11-23.
  4. ^ "Past lieutenant governors". Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba. Archived from the original on 2014-01-05. Retrieved 2014-07-21.
  5. ^ "Historical Summaries" (PDF). Elections Manitoba. Retrieved 2013-11-23.
  6. ^ a b c d e f g "Biographies of Living Members". Legislative Assembly of Manitoba. Archived from the original on 2014-03-30. Retrieved 2014-05-11.
  7. ^ a b "Biographies of Deceased Members". Legislative Assembly of Manitoba. Archived from the original on 2014-03-30.