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Month: May 1977

Report of the Western Premiers’ Task Force on Constitutional Trends

Click here to view the original document (PDF). Report of the Western Premiers’ Task Force on Constitutional Trends May 1977 Foreword At their annual meeting held in April 1976 the Premiers of the four Western Provinces shared a common concern over the increasing tendency, perceived at that time, of the Government of Canada initiating federal legislation in subject areas which historically and constitutionally have been considered tobe within the Provincial sphere. The Western Premiers established a Task Force of Ministers, chaired by British Columbia, to prepare a detailed inventory of… Read more Report of the Western Premiers’ Task Force on Constitutional Trends