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Month: June 1981

Senate Debates- The Constitution- Statement by Minister of Public Works and Minister of State (Mines)

Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE DEBATES — June 11, 1981 [Page 2521] THE CONSTITUTION STATEMENTS BY MINISTER OF PUBLIC WORKS AND MINISTER OF STATE (MINES) Hon. Lowell Murray: Honourable senators, I have a question for the Leader of the Government in the Senate. Was the Minister of Public Works speaking for the government yesterday when he advocated that municipalities be given recognition in the Canadian Constitution? I quote the minister: Municipal government deserves and warrants a secure place in the constitution and a better share of… Read more Senate Debates- The Constitution- Statement by Minister of Public Works and Minister of State (Mines)

Constitutional Conference 1st Working Session

Click here to view the original document (PDF). Document No. 149 June 12, 1969. CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE FIRST WORKING SESSION JUNE 11-12, 1969 REPORT OF THE CONCLUSIONS OF THE MEETING CC/R/4 SCC SECRETARIAT or THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE SECRETARIAT DE LA CONFERENCE CONSTITUTIONNELLE CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE FIRST WORKING SESSION JUNE 11-12, 1969 Report on the Conclusions of the Meeting The Prime Ministers and Premiers held their First Working Session in Ottawa on June 11 and 12, 1969. The agenda of the meeting was as follows: 1. Distribution of Powers in the Constitution: a)… Read more Constitutional Conference 1st Working Session

Senate Debates- Legal and Constitutional Affairs- Report of the Committee Entitled “Certain Aspects of the Canadian Constitution”

Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE DEBATES — June 9, 1981 [Page 2487] [Translation] LEGAL AND CONSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ENTITLED “CERTAIN ASPECTS OF THE CANADIAN CONSTITUTION” Hon. Martial Asselin: Honourable senators, if I may, I would like to put a question to the chairman of the Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs. This evening, the Leader of the Opposition referred to a statement by the Right Honourable Prime Minister concerning certain changes which would be made to the Senate in keeping with his plan… Read more Senate Debates- Legal and Constitutional Affairs- Report of the Committee Entitled “Certain Aspects of the Canadian Constitution”