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Ontario electoral district
Defunct federal electoral district
LegislatureHouse of Commons
District created1996
District abolished2003
First contested1997
Last contested2000

Haldimand—Norfolk—Brant was a federal electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1997 to 2004. This riding was created in 1996 from parts of Elgin—Norfolk and Haldimand—Norfolk ridings.

It consisted of the Regional Municipality of Haldimand-Norfolk (excluding the Town of Dunnville), the townships of Burford, Oakland and Onondaga in the County of Brant, the Six Nations Indian Reserve No. 40 and the New Credit Indian Reserve No. 40A.

The electoral district was abolished in 2003 when it was redistributed between Brant, Haldimand—Norfolk and Oxford ridings.

Members of Parliament[edit]

The riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Riding created from Haldimand—Norfolk
and Elgin—Norfolk
36th  1997–2000     Bob Speller Liberal
37th  2000–2004
Riding dissolved into Haldimand—Norfolk,
Brant and Oxford

Election results[edit]

1997 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
  Liberal Bob Speller 21,043 45.5 -8.1
Reform Ken Gilpen 12,548 27.1 +3.6
  Progressive Conservative Sharon Hazen 9,704 21.0 +4.8
  New Democratic Herman Plas 2,516 5.4 +1.7
Green John W. Jaques 437 0.9 +0.9
Total 46,248
Change is from the 1993 election in Haldimand—Norfolk, which can be found on that page.
2000 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Bob Speller 20,867 46.8 +1.3
Alliance Jim Maki 15,416 34.6 +7.5
Progressive Conservative Gary Muntz 5,761 12.9 -8.1
New Democratic Norm Walpole 2,124 4.8 -0.6
Canadian Action L. Scott Morgan 397 0.9 +0.9
Total 44,565
Canadian Alliance change is from Reform.

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