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Saint Pierre et Miquelon's 1st constituency

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Deputy  Stéphane Claireaux PRG
Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon's 1st constituency

Department  Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon
Canton  Saint-Pierre, Miquelon-Langlade

The 1st constituency of Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon is a French legislative constituency on the islands of Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon. It is the islands' only constituency and also the least populated constituency in France with only 6,080 inhabitants in 2011.

2014 by-election

On 9 April 2014, Annick Girardin was appointed Secretary of State for Development and Francophonie in the cabinet of Prime Minister Manuel Valls. Catherine Pen, her suppléant (substitute), took over the seat but resigned on the same day due to health problems. A by-election was called and Girardin was again a candidate. She won on the first round on 29 June 2014. She kept her ministerial post and her substitute Stéphane Claireaux took the seat on 30 July.


Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon's 1st constituency Wikipedia