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Month: March 1867

Constitution Act, 1867 (UK)

Document Information Date: 1867-03-29 By: Victoria Citation: Constitution Act (UK), 30-31 Vict, c. 3, reprinted in RSC 1985, App II, No. 5. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). (THE BRITISH NORTH AMERICA ACT, 1867) Table of Contents I. PRELIMINARY (1-2) 1. Short Title 2. Application of Provisions Referring to the Queen II. UNION (3-8) 3. Declaration of Union 4. Construction of Subsequent Provisions of Act 5. Four Provinces 6. Provinces of Ontario and Quebec 7. Provinces of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick 8. Decennial Census III.… Read more Constitution Act, 1867 (UK)

UK, HL, “Minutes”, vol 186 (1867), col 804

Document Information Date: 1867-03-29 By: UK (House of Lords) Citation: UK, HL, “Minutes“, vol 186 (1867), col 804. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). 804 Sat First in Parliament—The Earl of Eldon, after the Death of his Father. PUBLIC BILLS—First Reading—Lyon King of Arms (Scotland)* (54). Second Reading—Oyster Fisheries* (47). Third Reading—Consolidated Fund (£7,924,000),* and passed. Royal Assent—(£369,118 5s. 6d.) Consolidated Fund [30 Vict. c. 4]; Duty on Dogs [30 Vict. c. 5]; Marriages (Odessa) [30 Vict. c. 2]; British North America… Read more UK, HL, “Minutes”, vol 186 (1867), col 804

UK, HL, “(No. 38) Commons Amendments”, vol 185 (1867), col 1701

Document Information Date: 1867-03-12 By: UK (House of Lords) Citation: UK, HL, “(No. 38) Commons Amendments“, vol 185 (1867), col 1701. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). Commons Amendments considered (according to Order.) LORD LYVEDEN said, he desired some information with regard to a collateral subject—the Imperial guarantee of the loan for constructing the Intercolonial Railway. THE DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM said, that a Resolution on the subject would be laid before the House of Commons within a week, and it was proposed… Read more UK, HL, “(No. 38) Commons Amendments”, vol 185 (1867), col 1701

UK, HC, “Minutes”, vol 185 (1867), col 1547

Document Information Date: 1867-03-08 By: UK (House of Commons) Citation: UK, HC, “Minutes“, vol 185 (1867), col 1547. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). 1547 NEW WRITS ISSUED—For Droitwich, v. Right Hon. Sir John Somerset Pakington, baronet, Secretary of State; for Devon County (Northern Division), v. Right Hon. Sir Stafford Henry Northcote, baronet, Secretary of State; for Tyrone, v. Right Hon. Henry Thomas Lowry Corry, First Commissioner of the Admiralty. SELECT COMMITTEE—On Limited Liability Acts nominated. SUPPLY—considered in Committee—Resolutions [March 7] reported.… Read more UK, HC, “Minutes”, vol 185 (1867), col 1547

UK, HC, “Minutes”, vol 185 (1867), col 1443

Document Information Date: 1867-03-07 By: UK (House of Commons) Citation: UK, HC, “Minutes“, vol 185 (1867), col 1443. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). NEW WRIT ISSUED—For Salop (Northern Division), v. The Hon. Adelbert Wellington Brownlow Cust, now Earl Brownlow. SELECT COMMITTEE—On Railway Debenture Holders, Sir Stafford Northcote discharged, Mr. Stephen Cave added. SUPPLY—considered in Committee—ARMY ESTIMATES. WAYS AND MEANS—Resolution [March 6] reported. PUBLIC BILLS—Resolutions in Committee—Uniformity Act Amendment. Ordered—Consolidated Fund (£369,118 5s. 6d.); Uniformity Act Amendment; Chester Courts. * First Reading—Uniformity… Read more UK, HC, “Minutes”, vol 185 (1867), col 1443

UK, HC, “Minutes”, vol 185 (1867), col 1306

Document Information Date: 1867-03-04 By: UK (House of Commons) Citation: UK, HC, “Minutes“, vol 185 (1867), col 1306. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). NEW MEMBER SWORN—Arthur Hugh Smith Barry, esquire, for Cork County. PUBLIC BILLS—Second Reading—Oyster and Mussel Fisheries [61]. Committee—British North America [52]. Report—British North America [52]. Considered as amended—Duty on Dogs [36].

UK, HC, “(Lords.) [Bill 52.] Committee”, vol 185 (1867), cols 1310-1322

Document Information Date: 1867-03-04 By: UK (House of Commons) Citation: UK, HC, “(Lords.) [Bill 52.] Committee“, vol 185 (1867), cols 1310-1322. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). 1310 Order for Committee rend. Motion made, and Question proposed, “That Mr. Speaker do now leave the Chair.” MR. OSBORNE I cannot help thinking, Sir, that the time has arrived when, after having been kept for three weeks in the dark as to the policy or intentions of the Government, some further explanation is due… Read more UK, HC, “(Lords.) [Bill 52.] Committee”, vol 185 (1867), cols 1310-1322