Mark Warawa

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Mark Warawa
Member of Parliament
for Langley
Assumed office
Preceded by new riding
Personal details
Born (1950-05-07) May 7, 1950 (age 63)
Political party Conservative
Spouse(s) Diane Warawa
Residence Langley, British Columbia
Profession insurance executive

Mark Warawa (born May 7, 1950) is a Canadian politician. Formerly a businessman and loss prevention officer as well as a city councillor in Abbotsford, British Columbia from 1990 to 2004, Warawa has been the Member of Parliament for Langley since 2004. He was re-elected in the 2011 federal election. Todd Hauptman was his political consultant in this election.[1]

On February 10, 2006, Warawa was named parliamentary secretary to the Minister of the Environment. Less recently, he served as a member of the Standing Committee on Justice, Human Rights, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness.

Warawa has introduced a private member's bill in the House of Commons, condemning discrimination against females in sex-selective pregnancy termination.[2][3]

He and his wife, Diane, live in Langley and have five children. His son Ryan was the Conservative candidate in Vancouver East in the 2008 election, losing to Libby Davies of the NDP.


  1. ^ Natasha Jones (May 3, 2011). "Warawa demolishes NDP, Liberals on way to fourth victory". Langley Times. Retrieved June 1, 2013. 
  2. ^ Jones, Natasha. "MP takes aim at sex selection". The Langley Times. Retrieved October 6, 2012. 
  3. ^ Mark Kennedy, MP continues push for sex-selection abortions vote after motion rejected, Postmedia News, 2013-03-26

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