Roles

Below is information on all of the different roles Charles Dent has had while in the Legislative Assembly. Information includes committees they sat on (and they role held), Cabinet portfolios, and other roles in the Assembly.

MLA

District Assembly Start Date End Date
Yellowknife Frame Lake 12th Assembly 1991.10.15 1995.09.01
Yellowknife Frame Lake 13th Assembly 1995.10.16 1999.12.06
Frame Lake 14th Assembly 1999.12.06 2003.11.24
Frame Lake 15th Assembly 2003.11.24 2007.09.03

Offices

Start Date End Date
13th Assembly
  Minister Responsible for Youth 1995.11.28 1999.03.30
  Minister of Education, Culture and Employment 1995.11.28 1999.03.30
  Northwest Territories Power Corporation 1995.11.28 2000.01.19
  Minister Responsible for the Women's Directorate 1999.03.27 2000.01.19
  Minister Response for the Financial Management Board Secretariat 1999.03.29 2000.01.19
  Minister of Finance 1999.03.29 2000.01.19
15th Assembly
  Minister Without Portfolio 2003.12.11 2003.12.15
  Minister of Justice 2003.12.15 2005.03.16
  Minister Responsible for the Status of Women 2003.12.15 2007.10.18
  Minister of Education, Culture and Employment 2003.12.15 2007.10.18
  Government House Leader 2003.12.15 2007.10.18
  Minister Responsible for Workers' Compensation Board 2005.03.16 2006.10.26
  Minister Responsible for Seniors 2006.10.26 2007.10.18
  Minister Responsible for Persons with Disabilities 2006.10.26 2007.10.18
  Minister of Human Resources 2006.10.26 2007.10.18

Candidacies

Type District Election Date Result
By-Election Yellowknife South 1988.10.31 Defeated
General Election Yellowknife Frame Lake 1991.10.15 Elected
General Election Yellowknife Frame Lake 1995.10.16 Re-Elected
General Election Frame Lake 1999.12.06 Re-Elected
General Election Frame Lake 2003.11.24 Re-Elected
* Please note that this information has been sourced from a variety of sources including the Assembly's published Session Indexes, news media, election reports and others. The Session Indexes were available digitally from 1999 until 2012, and are no longer produced.