|Member of the National Assembly of Quebec for L'Acadie|
|Preceded by||François Cloutier|
|Succeeded by||Yvan Bordeleau|
|Senator for Acadie, Quebec|
September 27, 1990 – March 12, 2001
|Appointed by||Brian Mulroney|
March 12, 1928|
January 31, 2009 80) (aged|
|Political party||Quebec Liberal Party|
|Cabinet||Minister of Health and Social Services (1985–1989)|
|Committees||Chairman, Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration (1991–1996)|
In 1976, she was elected to the Quebec National Assembly as a Liberal in the riding of L'Acadie. She was re-elected in 1981 and 1985. From 1985 to 1989, she was the Minister of Health and Social Services in the cabinet of Robert Bourassa.
In 1990, she was appointed to the Senate representing the senatorial division of Acadie, Quebec. She retired on her 73rd birthday in 2001. She sat as a Progressive Conservative.
- Thérèse Lavoie-Roux – Parliament of Canada biography
- "Biography". Dictionnaire des parlementaires du Québec de 1792 à nos jours (in French). National Assembly of Quebec.