Month: December 1975

Memorandum from R.G. Robertson to the Prime Minister (5 December 1975) [Re Article 38 of the proclamation for “patriation” of the constitution]

Document Information Date: 1975-12-05 By: R.G. Robertson Citation: Memorandum from R.G. Robertson to the Prime Minister (5 December 1975). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). c.c.: Mr. Pitfield Mr. Carter Mr. Jodouin Mr. Hurley Mrs. Reed Miss Macdonald CONFIDENTIAL December 5th, 1975. MEMORANDUM FOR THE PRIME MINISTER Re Article 38 of the proclamation for “patriation” of the constitution Attached herewith is the original of a letter dated December 2nd that I have received from Don Thorson. It follows upon the briefing I gave to Mr. Basford… Read more Memorandum from R.G. Robertson to the Prime Minister (5 December 1975) [Re Article 38 of the proclamation for “patriation” of the constitution]

Letter to Mr. Robertson- Re: “Form of a Proclamation of the Governor General”

Click here to view the original document (PDF). Deputy Minister of Justice and Deputy Attorney General of Canada Sous-ministre de la Justice et sous-procurer général du Canada Ottawa, December 2, 1975. Mr. Gordon Robertson, Secretary to the Cabinet, Federal-Provincial Relations Office, 59 Sparks Street, Ottawa, Ontario. K1A 0A3. Re: “Form of a Proclamation of the Governor General” Dear Mr. Robertson: Following your recent discussion of this matter with the Minister of Justice and our telephone conversation yesterday, I met with my Minister today to review with him the general framework… Read more Letter to Mr. Robertson- Re: “Form of a Proclamation of the Governor General”