Paul Mercier (Bloc Québécois MP)
Paul Mercier (26 July 1924 – 7 August 2013) was a member of the House of Commons of Canada from 1993 to 2000. By career, he was a professor and businessman.
|Member of Parliament for Blainville—Deux-Montagnes|
|Preceded by||Monique Landry|
|Succeeded by||riding dissolved|
|Member of Parliament for Terrebonne—Blainville|
|Preceded by||first member|
|Succeeded by||Diane Bourgeois|
|Mayor of Blainville, Quebec|
|Preceded by||André De Carufel|
|Succeeded by||Onil Charron|
|Born||26 July 1924|
|Died||7 August 2013(aged 89)|
|Political party||Bloc Québécois|
Born in Brussels, Belgium, he was elected in the Blainville—Deux-Montagnes electoral district under the Bloc Québécois party in the 1993 federal election. He was re-elected in Terrebonne—Blainville riding in the 1997 federal election. He served in the 35th and 36th Canadian Parliaments and left Canadian politics in 2000 without seeking a third term in Parliament.
From 1977 to 1993, Mercier served as Mayor of Blainville. He died 7 August 2013.
Mercier served in the Belgian Army from 1944 to 1945.