|Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Revenue|
January 30, 2017 – August 31, 2018
|Preceded by||Emmanuel Dubourg|
|Succeeded by||Deb Schulte|
|Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health|
December 2, 2015 – January 27, 2017
|Preceded by||Cathy McLeod|
|Member of the Canadian Parliament|
for Brampton West
|Assumed office |
October 19, 2015
|Preceded by||Kyle Seeback|
|Born||February 4, 1989|
|Alma mater||York University|
Early life and education
She was nominated as the Liberal Party's candidate in Brampton West in December 2014, and won the seat in the federal election in the following October. She was recruited and mentored by longtime Liberal organiser and social activist Raj Jhajj for this position. At the age of 26, she is the youngest Liberal MP in the current House, and the second-youngest overall behind the NDP's Pierre-Luc Dusseault. On December 2, 2015, Khera was appointed as parliamentary secretary to the minister of health by Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau.
|2015 Canadian federal election: Brampton West|
|New Democratic||Adaoma Patterson||5,400||12.4||-7.22||–|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||43,398||100.0||$202,391.14|
|Total rejected ballots||245||–||–|
|Source: Elections Canada|
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- Liberal Kamal Khera wins Brampton West, The Brampton Guardian, October 20, 2015.
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- Liberals find candidate in Brampton West for next federal election, The Brampton Guardian, December 10, 2014.
- John Paul Tasker, Meet the Class of 2015: Notable Rookies headed to Parliament Hill, CBC.ca, October 22, 2015.
- She was later appointment parliamentary secretary to the Minister of National Revenue (2016-2018) and in September 2018,she was appointed parliamentary secretary to the minister of International Development.
- Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Brampton West, 30 September 2015
- Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates Archived 2015-08-15 at the Wayback Machine