Month: March 1981

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Ruling by Supreme Court of Newfoundland on Constitutional Resolution”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (31 March 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-03-31 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8782. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). COMMONS DEBATES — March 31, 1981 [Page 8782] THE CONSTITUTION RULING BY SUPREME COURT OF NEWFOUNDLAND ON CONSTITUTIONAL RESOLUTION—MOTION UNDER S.O. 43 Hon. James A. McGrath (St. John’s East): Madam Speaker, today is the thirty-second anniversary of the dominion of Newfoundland becoming a province of Canada. It is not without coincidence that the Appeal Division of the Supreme Court of… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Ruling by Supreme Court of Newfoundland on Constitutional Resolution”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (31 March 1981)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Mr. McGrath—The Constitution—Decision of Newfoundland Court Appeal”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (31 March 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-03-31 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8795-8806. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). COMMONS DEBATES — March 31, 1981 PRIVILEGE MR. McGRATH—THE CONSTITUTION—DECISION OF NEWFOUNDLAND COURT OF APPEAL [Page 8795] Hon. James A. McGrath (St. John’s East): Madam Speaker, I am very conscious of your ruling today on the point of order raised a few days ago by the Right Hon. Leader of the Opposition (Mr. Clark). I want to impress upon Your… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Mr. McGrath—The Constitution—Decision of Newfoundland Court Appeal”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (31 March 1981)

Canada, Senate Debates, “Effect of Judgment of Supreme Court of Newfoundland”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (31 March 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-03-31 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, Senate Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 2184-2185. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE DEBATES — March 31, 1981 [Page 2184] THE CONSTITUTION EFFECT OF JUDGMENT OF SUPREME COURT OF NEWFOUNDLAND Hon. Jacques Flynn (Leader of the Opposition): Honourable senators will not be surprised that I have for the Leader of the Government in the Senate a question on the judgment rendered today by the Supreme Court of Newfoundland. My first question is: Has the… Read more Canada, Senate Debates, “Effect of Judgment of Supreme Court of Newfoundland”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (31 March 1981)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Ruling by Supreme Court of Newfoundland on Constitutional Resolution—Government Position”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (31 March 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-03-31 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8785-8790. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). COMMONS DEBATES — March 31, 1981 [Page 8785] THE CONSTITUTION RULING BY SUPREME COURT OF NEWFOUNDLAND ON CONSTITUTIONAL RESOLUTION—GOVERNMENT POSITION Right Hon. Joe Clark (Leader of the Opposition): Madam Speaker, my question is for the Prime Minister, who will know that the Newfoundland Supreme Court today ruled unanimously that the federal government—and I wish to quote from the ruling—”has .… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Ruling by Supreme Court of Newfoundland on Constitutional Resolution—Government Position”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (31 March 1981)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Mr. Clark—The Constitution—Appeal to Supreme Court—Propriety of Parliamentary Consideration of Resolution”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (30 March 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-03-30 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8740-8756. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Why Is There No Text? This document has not yet been transcribed. Help us out by transcribing the PDF into a text file and emailing it to pd@theccf.ca. Your help will make PrimaryDocuments.ca the most complete word-searchable electronic repository of documents relating to the Canadian constitution. For more information consult our Be a Contributor page.

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Announcement of Supreme Court Hearing—Request for Withdrawal of Constitutional Resolution from Consideration by Parliament”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (27 March 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-03-27 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8685-8688. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). COMMONS DEBATES — March 27, 1981 THE CONSTITUTION ANNOUNCEMENT OF SUPREME COURT HEARING—REQUEST FOR WITHDRAWAL OF CONSTITUTIONAL RESOLUTION FROM CONSIDERATION BY PARLIAMENT [Page 8685] Right Hon. Joe Clark (Leader of the Opposition): Madam Speaker, through the Chair I would like to direct a question to the Prime Minister. The Prime Minister will know that the Supreme Court of Canada has… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Announcement of Supreme Court Hearing—Request for Withdrawal of Constitutional Resolution from Consideration by Parliament”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (27 March 1981)

Canada, Senate Debates, “Motion for an Address to Her Majesty the Queen—Debate Continued”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (26 March 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-03-26 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, Senate Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 2174-2182. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE DEBATES — March 26, 1981 [Page 2174] THE CONSTITUTION MOTION FOR AN ADDRESS TO HER MAJESTY—DEBATE CONTINUED The Senate resumed from yesterday the debate on the motion of Senator Perrault that an Address be presented to Her Majesty the Queen respecting the Constitution of Canada. Hon. Paul Yuzyk: Honourable senators, I intend to introduce an amendment to this resolution at the… Read more Canada, Senate Debates, “Motion for an Address to Her Majesty the Queen—Debate Continued”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (26 March 1981)

Canada, Senate Debates, “Meeting of Provincial Premiers—Tentative Agreement on Amending Formula”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (25 March 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-03-25 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, Senate Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 2142-2143. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE DEBATES — March 25, 1981 [Page 2142] THE CONSTITUTION MEETING OF PROVINCIAL PREMIERS—TENTATIVE AGREEMENT ON AMENDING FORMULA Hon. Jacques Flynn (Leader of the Opposition): Honourable senators, I have a question for the Leader of the Government, and, depending on his answer, I suppose the deputy leader might say that something dramatic has happened which has led to a decision not to… Read more Canada, Senate Debates, “Meeting of Provincial Premiers—Tentative Agreement on Amending Formula”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (25 March 1981)