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Month: March 1982

Constitution Act, 1982

Click here to view the original document (PDF). 1982, c. 11 (U.K.) [29th March 1982] [Note: The English version of the Canada Act 1982 is contained in the body of the Act; its French version is found in Schedule A. Schedule B contains the English and French versions of the Constitution Act, 1982.] SCHEDULE A 1. Constitution Act, 1982 enacted 2. Termination of power to legislate for Canada 3. French version 4. Short title SCHEDULE B PART I — CANADIAN CHARTER OF RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS Guarantee of Rights and Freedoms  1. Rights and… Read more Constitution Act, 1982

The Public General Acts and general Synod measures, 1982

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Royal Assent (Canada Act). Lords — March 29, 1982 (UK)

Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). HL Deb 29 March 1982 vol 428 c1149 1149 The Lord Chancellor (Lord Hailsham of Saint Marylebone) My Lords, I have to notify the House, in accordance with the Royal Assent Act 1967, that the Queen has signified her Royal Assent to the following Acts: Agricultural Training Board Act, Industrial Training Act, Canada Act, Travel Concessions (London) Act.

Canada Bill (Third Reading). Lords — March 25, 1982 (UK)

Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). HL Deb 25 March 1982 vol 428 cc1065-73 1065 3.25 p.m. Lord Trefgarne My Lords, I beg to move that this Bill be now read a third time. We are now nearing the end of the process of consideration of this Bill in your Lordships’ House. As your Lordships know, the purpose of this legislation is to give effect to a request in relation to the Canadian constitution which was laid before Parliament in December last year on… Read more Canada Bill (Third Reading). Lords — March 25, 1982 (UK)

Canada Bill. Lords — March 23, 1982 (UK)

Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). HL Deb 23 March 1982 vol 428 cc928-41 928 2.54 p.m. Lord Trefgarne My Lords, on behalf of my noble friend Lord Carrington, I beg to move that the House do now resolve itself into Committee on this Bill. Moved, That the House do now resolve itself into Committee.—(Lord Trefgarne.) On Question, Motion agreed to. House in Committee accordingly. [THE LORD ABERDARE in the Chair.] Clause 1 [Constitution Act, 1982 enacted]: On Question, Whether Clause 1 shall stand… Read more Canada Bill. Lords — March 23, 1982 (UK)

Canada Bill (Second Reading). Lords — March 18, 1982 (UK)

Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). HL Deb 18 March 1982 vol 428 cc756-826 756 3.28 p.m. The Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (Lord Carrington) My Lords, I beg to move that this Bill be now read a second time. In December last year the Senate and the House of Commons of Canada formally requested the enactment by the British Parliament of a Bill to bring about an historic change in the constitution of Canada. It is this Bill we are… Read more Canada Bill (Second Reading). Lords — March 18, 1982 (UK)

Canada Bill (Third Reading). Commons — March 8, 1982 (UK)

Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). HC Deb 08 March 1982 vol 19 cc655-95 655 Order for Third Reading read. 6.56 pm The Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Mr. Richard Luce) I beg to move, That the Bill be now read the Third time. We are nearing the end of the process of considering the Bill in this House. We can all agree that it has a unique nature. The purpose of the legislation is to give effect to a request for… Read more Canada Bill (Third Reading). Commons — March 8, 1982 (UK)