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A Briefing Paper on Constitutional Review Activities and Discussions within the Continuing Committee of Officials

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Working Paper Submitted by the Government of New Brunswick on “Further Observations on the Matter of Shared-Cost Programs and a National Consensus Formula”

Click here to view the original document (PDF). November 10, 1969 CONSTITUTION CONFERENCE CONTINUING COMMITTEE OF OFFICIALS WORKING PAPER SUBMITTED BY THE GOVERNMENT OF NEW BRUNSWICK ON “FURTHER OBSERVATIONS ON THE MATTER OF SHARED-COST PROGRAMS AND A NATIONAL CONSENSUS FORMULA” 185 [Page 1] 1- General Observations 1. While much respect must be paid to all governments that have conscientiously sought to evolve an arithmetical formula to determine the national consensus’ in the matter of providing a framework for federal spending on shared-cost programs, it is quite clear that almost any… Read more Working Paper Submitted by the Government of New Brunswick on “Further Observations on the Matter of Shared-Cost Programs and a National Consensus Formula”

Working Paper Submitted by the Government Of New Brunswick on “Suggested Approach to a Discussion of the Distribution Of Powers”

Click here to view the original document (PDF). November 10, 1969 CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE CONTINUING COMMITTEE OF OFFICIALS WORKING PAPER SUBMITTED BY THE GOVERNMENT OF NEW BRUNSWICK ON “A SUGGESTED APPROACH TO A DISCUSSION OF THE DISTRIBUTION OF POWERS” [Page 1] I. Explanatory Introduction. The Government of New Brunswick has already submitted in its first paper on the Distribution of Powers, an outline of the underlying problems in determining a valid approach or approaches to any reconsideration of the distribution of powers. That paper emphasized the geopolitical, historical and constitutional framework,… Read more Working Paper Submitted by the Government Of New Brunswick on “Suggested Approach to a Discussion of the Distribution Of Powers”

Progress Report of the Committee of Ministers on Official Languages to the Constitutional Conference (Meeting no. 2)

Click here to view the original document (PDF). CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE COMMITTEE OF MINISTERS ON OFFICIAL LANGUAGES Meeting No. 2 November 6, 1986 PROGRESS REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE OF MINISTERS ON OFFICIAL LANGUAGES TO THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE [Page 1] November 6, 1969. Progress Report to the Constitutional Conference The Committee of Ministers on Official Languages met on November 6, 1969. All governments were represented. The Chairman made a statement outlining the Federal Government’s proposal for financial and technical cooperation in implementing the recommendations contained in Book II of the Report of… Read more Progress Report of the Committee of Ministers on Official Languages to the Constitutional Conference (Meeting no. 2)

Progress Report of the Committee of the Judiciary to the Constitutional Conference (Meeting no. 2)

Click here to view the original document (PDF). November 4, 1969 CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE COMMITTEE OF MINISTERS ON THE JUDICIARY MEETING NO. 2 NOVEMBER 4, 1969 PROGRESS REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE OF MINISTERS ON THE JUDICIARY TO THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE [Page 1] November 4, 1969 Progress Report of the Committee of Ministers on the Judiciary to the Constitutional Conference The Committee of Ministers on the Judiciary held its second meeting on Tuesday, November 4, 1969. All governments were represented. The Government of Quebec presented a working paper advocating inter alias the… Read more Progress Report of the Committee of the Judiciary to the Constitutional Conference (Meeting no. 2)

Progress Report of the Committee of Ministers on Fundamental Rights to the Constitutional Conference (Meeting no. 2)

Click here to view the original document (PDF). CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE COMMITTEE OF MINISTERS OF FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS Meeting No. 2 November 2-4, 1969 PROGRESS REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE OF MINISTERS ON FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS TO THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE [Page 1] Progress Report of the Committee of Ministers on Fundamental Rights The Committee of Ministers on Fundamental Rights held its second meeting on November 3 and 4, 1969. All governments were represented. The Committee had a further discussion of basic political rights including: (a) freedom of conscience and religion; (b) freedom of expression… Read more Progress Report of the Committee of Ministers on Fundamental Rights to the Constitutional Conference (Meeting no. 2)