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Jacques Raymond (Ray) Chénier (born August 7, 1935 in Hanmer, Ontario) is a Canadian former politician, who represented the electoral district of Timmins—Chapleau in the House of Commons of Canada from 1979 to 1984. He was a member of the Liberal Party.[1]

Chénier served as parliamentary secretary to the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development from 1980 to 1982.[1]

He did not stand for reelection in the 1984 election.

He subsequently stood as the Liberal candidate in Timmins—James Bay for the 2004 federal election, but was not reelected to the House.[2]

Parliament of Canada
Preceded by
first member, riding created in 1976
Member of Parliament for Timmins—Chapleau
Succeeded by
Aurèle Gervais


  1. ^ a b Ray Chénier – Parliament of Canada biography
  2. ^ "Canada Votes 2008". Retrieved 4 January 2011.