Category: House of Commons Debates

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Vacancies in the Senate”, 2nd Parl, 1st Sess (3 March 1873)

Document Information Date: 1873-03-19 By: Dominion of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Dominion of Canada, House of Commons Debates, 2nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1873 at 76. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). VACANCIES IN THE SENATE [Page 76] Mr. BERGIN asked whether it was not the arrangement at the time of Confederation that any vacancies which might occur in the Senate for Ontario and Quebec, should first be filled by selecting gentlemen who were deprived of their seats in the Legislative Council of the late Province of Canada… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Vacancies in the Senate”, 2nd Parl, 1st Sess (3 March 1873)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, 2nd Parl, 1st Sess, (19 March 1873)

Document Information Date: 1873-03-19 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 2nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1873 at 76. 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, “The Senate”, 1st Parl, 5th Sess (22 May 1872)

Document Information Date: 1872-05-22 By: Dominion of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Dominion of Canada, House of Commons Debates, 1st Parl, 5th Sess, 1872 at 325-329. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). THE SENATE [Page 325] Hon. Mr. BLAKE moved the second reading of the bill securing the independence of the Senate. He said that he had proposed a measure of this kind last session, but the vote then taken was not a true test of the opinion of the House upon it. When he proposed that measure, he… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “The Senate”, 1st Parl, 5th Sess (22 May 1872)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Senate”, 1st Parl, 5th Sess (29 April 1872)

Document Information Date: 1872-04-29 By: Dominion of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Dominion of Canada, House of Commons Debates, 1st Parl, 5th Sess, 1872 at 78-82. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE [Page 78] Mr. MILLS moved, seconded by Mr. GEOFFRION, and the Question being proposed, “That, in the opinion of this House, the present mode of constituting the Senate is inconsistent with the Federal principle of Government; and that our Constitution should be so amended as to confer upon each Province, in some way, the power… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Senate”, 1st Parl, 5th Sess (29 April 1872)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, 1st Parl, 4th Sess, (14 April 1871)

Document Information Date: 1871-04-14 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 1st Parl, 4th Sess, 1871 at 403-405. 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, 1st Parl, 4th Sess, (11 April 1871)

Document Information Date: 1871-04-11 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 1st Parl, 4th Sess, 1878 at 371. 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, 1st Parl, 4th Sess, (04 April 1871)

Document Information Date: 1871-04-04 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 1st Parl, 4th Sess, 1871 at 331. 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.