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Month: June 1871

Constitution Act, 1871

Click here to view the original document (PDF). (THE BRITISH NORTH AMERICA ACT. 1871) (Note: The present short title was substituted For the original short title (in italics) by the Constitution Act, 1982 (No. 44 infra).] 34-35 Victoria, c. 28 (U.K.) An Act respecting the establishment of Provinces in the Dominion of Canada [29th June 1871] Whereas doubts have been entertained respecting the powers of the Parliament of Canada to establish Provinces in territories admitted, or which may hereafter be admitted, into the Dominion of Canada, and to provide for the representation of… Read more Constitution Act, 1871