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Month: December 1980

Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada Issue No. 30 (December 19, 1980)

Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE HOUSE OF COMMONS Issue No. 30 Friday, December 19, 1980 Joint Chairmen: Senator Harry Hays, P.C. Serge Joyal, M.P. Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada RESPECTING: The document entitled “Proposed Resolution for a Joint Address to Her Majesty the Queen respecting the Constitution of Canada” published by the Government on October 2, 1980 WITNESS: (See back cover) First Session of the Thirty-second Parliament,… Read more Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada Issue No. 30 (December 19, 1980)

The Patriation and Amendment of the Constitution of Canada, Sasketchewan

Click here to view the original document (PDF). Saskatchewan The Patriation and Amendment of the Constitution of Canada Brief Presented to the Special Joint Committee on the Constitution by Honourable Allan Blakeney, Premier December 19, 1980 Saskatchewan Contents Page Canada: A Federal State 1 Constitutional Amendment in Canada 3 The Need for Constitutional Reform 4 Federal-Provincial Negotiations: Towards Consensus 5 The Saskatchewan Approach 6 Federal Resolution on the Constitution: The Process 7 Federal Resolution on the Constitution: The Content 8 Saskatchewan’s Proposed Changes 8 Resources 9 Part IV 11 Amending… Read more The Patriation and Amendment of the Constitution of Canada, Sasketchewan

Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada – Issue No. 29

Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE HOUSE OF COMMONS Issue No. 29 Thursday, December 18, 1980 Joint Chairmen: Senator Harry Hays, P.C. Serge Joyal, M.P. Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada RESPECTING: The document entitled “Proposed Resolution for a Joint Address to Her Majesty the Queen respecting the Constitution of Canada” published by the Government on October 2, 1980 WITNESSES: (See back cover) First Session of the Thirty-second Parliament,… Read more Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada – Issue No. 29

Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada – Issue No. 28

Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE HOUSE OF COMMONS Issue No. 28 Wednesday, December 17, 1980 Joint Chairmen: Senator Harry Hays, P.C. Serge Joyal, M.P. Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada RESPECTING: The document entitled “Proposed Resolution for a Joint Address to Her Majesty the Queen respecting the Constitution of Canada” published by the Government on October 2, 1980 WITNESSES: (See back cover) First Session of the Thirty-second Parliament,… Read more Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada – Issue No. 28

Senate Debates- The Constitution- Special Joint Committee- Changes in Commons Membership

Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE DEBATES — December 17, 1980 [Page 1471] THE CONSTITUTION SPECIAL JOINT COMMITTEE—CHANGE IN COMMONS MEMBERSHIP The Hon. the Speaker informed the Senate that a message had been received from the House of Commons to acquaint the Senate of changes in the list of members appointed to serve on the Special Joint Committee on the Constitution of Canada. (For text of message, see today’s Minutes of the Proceedings of the Senate.)

Senate Debates- The Constitution- Patriation- Government Reaction to Result of Gallup Poll

Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE DEBATES — December 17, 1980 [Page 1475] THE CONSTITUTION PATRIATION—GOVERNMENT REACTION TO RESULT OF GALLUP POLL Hon. Raymond J. Perrault (Leader of the Government): Honourable senators, I now have the answer to a question asked by Senator Asselin on December 10 concerning a possible meeting with the provinces to come to some agreement on an amending formula. The government sees no reason for a meeting with the provinces at this time. The government gave an indication of what it was proposing… Read more Senate Debates- The Constitution- Patriation- Government Reaction to Result of Gallup Poll

Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada – Issue No. 27

Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE HOUSE OF COMMONS Issue No. 27 Tuesday, December 16, 1980 Joint Chairmen: Senator Harry Hays, P.C. Serge Joyal, M.P. Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada RESPECTING: The document entitled “Proposed Resolution for a Joint Address to Her Majesty the Queen respecting the Constitution of Canada” published by the Government on October 2, 1980 WITNESSES: (See back cover) First Session of the Thirty-second Parliament,… Read more Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and of the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada – Issue No. 27

Senate Debates- The Constitution- Special Joint Committee- Changes in Commons Membership

Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE DEBATES — December 16, 1980 [Page 1448] THE CONSTITUTION SPECIAL JOINT COMMITTEE—CHANGE IN COMMONS MEMBERSHIP The Hon. the Speaker informed the Senate that messages had been received from the House of Commons to acquaint the Senate of changes in the list of members appointed to serve on the Special Joint Committee on the p Constitution of Canada. (For text of messages, see today’s Minutes of the Proceedings of the Senate.)