Dorion (provincial electoral district)

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Dorion
Flag of Quebec.svg Quebec electoral district
Defunct provincial electoral district
Legislature National Assembly of Quebec
District created 1965
District abolished 1992
First contested 1966
Last contested 1989

Dorion was a provincial electoral district in the province of Quebec, Canada. It was located in the Montreal region.

It was created for the 1966 election from parts of Montréal-Outremont, Montréal–Jeanne-Mance and Montréal-Laurier electoral districts. Its final election was in 1989. It disappeared in the 1994 election and its successor electoral district was Laurier-Dorion.

A Montréal-Dorion district also existed from 1912 to 1939.

The electoral district was named in honour of a prime minister of the United Province of Canada, Antoine-Aimé Dorion

Members of the Legislative Assembly / National Assembly[edit]

Election results[edit]

Quebec general election, 1989
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Violette Trépanier 11,632 51.00
     Parti Québécois Joseph Facal 9,425 41.33
Green Agnès Grimaud 878 3.85
     New Democratic Gaétan Nadeau 437 1.92
Lemon Pierre Corbeil 297 1.30
     Marxist-Leninist Francine Tremblay 137 0.60
Total valid votes 22,806 100.00
Rejected and declined votes 421
Turnout 23,227 76.03
Electors on the lists 30,551
Source: Official Results, Le Directeur général des élections du Québec.

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