Month: May 1872

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “The Senate”, 1st Parl, 5th Sess (22 May 1872)

Document Information Date: 1872-05-22 By: Dominion of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Dominion of Canada, House of Commons Debates, 1st Parl, 5th Sess, 1872 at 325-329. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). THE SENATE [Page 325] Hon. Mr. BLAKE moved the second reading of the bill securing the independence of the Senate. He said that he had proposed a measure of this kind last session, but the vote then taken was not a true test of the opinion of the House upon it. When he proposed that measure, he… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “The Senate”, 1st Parl, 5th Sess (22 May 1872)