Jim McLachlan

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Jim McLachlan
MLA for Faro
In office
Preceded by Maurice Byblow
Succeeded by Maurice Byblow
MLA for Faro
In office
Preceded by Trevor Harding
Succeeded by riding dissolved
Leader of the Yukon Liberal Party
In office
May 9, 1986 – 1989
Preceded by Roger Coles
Succeeded by Paul Thériault
Personal details
Born (1943-09-01) September 1, 1943 (age 71)
Flin Flon, Manitoba
Political party Liberal

James Robert McLachlan is a former Canadian politician, who represented the electoral district of Faro in the Yukon Legislative Assembly from 1985 to 1989 and from 2001 to 2002. He was a member of the Yukon Liberal Party, and the party's leader from 1986 to 1989.[1]

He became the party's interim leader after the resignation of Roger Coles due to criminal charges.[2]


  1. ^ Normandin, P.G. (1985). Guide Parlementaire Canadien. Gale Canada. ISSN 0315-6168. Retrieved 2014-11-16. 
  2. ^ Yukon History at Hougen Group of Companies