The Executive Power Case: The Attorney General of Canada vs. The Attorney General of Ontario

Click here to view the original document (PDF). THE EXECUTIVE POWER CASE. THE Attorney-General of Canada VS. The Attorney-General of Ontario. TORONTO: PRESS OF THE BUDGET, 27 MELINDA STREET 1892 PREFATORY NOTE. THIS was an action seeking a declaration that the Ontario Act, 51 Vict Cap. 5, respecting the executive administration of the Laws of Ontario, is ultra vires of the Provincial Legislature. A copy of the Act is appended. The Chancery Division, composed of Boyd, C. and Ferguson and Robertson, J.J., decided in favor ofits validity. An appeal, argued… Read more The Executive Power Case: The Attorney General of Canada vs. The Attorney General of Ontario