Brampton West—Mississauga

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For the defunct provincial electoral district, see Brampton West—Mississauga (provincial electoral district).
Brampton West—Mississauga
Ontario electoral district
Defunct federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
District created 1996
District abolished 2003
First contested 1997
Last contested 2000
Demographics
Census divisions Peel
Census subdivisions Brampton, Mississauga

Brampton West—Mississauga was a federal electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that was represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1997 to 2004. This riding was created in 1996, from parts of Brampton riding.

It consisted of the parts of the cities of Brampton and Mississauga bounded by a line drawn from the northwest corner of the City of Brampton northeast along that limit, southeast along McLaughlin Road, northeast along Highway No. 7, southeast along Main Street, northeast along Steeles Avenue, southeast along Kennedy Road, southwest along the limit between the cities of Brampton and Mississauga, southeast along Hurontario Street, east along the Macdonald-Cartier Freeway, southeast along Highway No. 403, southwest along Eglinton Avenue, northwest along the Credit River, west along the Macdonald-Cartier Freeway to the eastern corner of the Town of Halton Hills on the limit of the City of Mississauga, northwest along the limits of the cities of Mississauga and Brampton to the point of commencement.

The electoral district was abolished in 2003 when it was redistributed between Brampton West, Mississauga—Brampton South and Mississauga—Streetsville ridings.

Members of Parliament[edit]

The riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Brampton West—Mississauga
Riding created from Brampton
36th  1997–2000     Colleen Beaumier Liberal
37th  2000–2004
Riding dissolved into Brampton West,
Mississauga—Brampton South
and Mississauga—Streetsville

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 1997
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal BEAUMIER, Colleen 27,297
Progressive Conservative ROBERTSON, Kirk 8,447
Reform MCDONALD, Ernie 7,569
New Democratic DHINSA, Nirmal 2,192
Canadian federal election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal BEAUMIER, Colleen 31,041
Alliance SANGHA, Hardial 7,666
Progressive Conservative HAREWOOD, W. Glenn 5,957
New Democratic HARSANT, Matt 1,567
Green HOFER, Mike 529

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