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Month: May 1871

British Columbia Terms of Union

Click here to view the original document (PDF). (ORDER OF HER MAJESTY IN COUNCIL ADMITTING BRITISH COLUMBIA INTO THE UNION) [Note: The present title was substituted for the original title (in italics) by the Constitution Act, 1982 (No. 44 infra).] At the Court at Windsor, the 16th day of May, 1871 PRESENT The QUEEN’S Most Excellent Majesty His Royal Highness Prince ARTHUR Lord Privy Seal Earl Cowper Earl of Kimberley Lord Chamberlain Mr. Secretary Cardwell Mr. Ayrton Whereas by the “Constitution Act, 1867” provision was made for the Union of… Read more British Columbia Terms of Union