Category: House of Commons Debates

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Ruling by Supreme Court of Newfoundland on Constitutional Resolution—Possible Launching of Appeal”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-04-01 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8841-8844. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). COMMONS DEBATES — April 1, 1981 [Page 8841] THE CONSTITUTION RULING BY SUPREME COURT OF NEWFOUNDLAND ON CONSTITUTIONAL RESOLUTION—POSSIBLE LAUNCHING OF APPEAL Right Hon. Joe Clark (Leader of the Opposition): Madam Speaker, my question is for the Prime Minister. Can the Prime Minister tell the House of Commons whether he intends to instruct his officials to launch an appeal in… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Ruling by Supreme Court of Newfoundland on Constitutional Resolution—Possible Launching of Appeal”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Reported Intention of United Kingdom Government to Delay Action on Constitutional Package”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-04-01 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8849-8850. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). COMMONS DEBATES — April 1, 1981 [Page 8849] THE CONSTITUTION REPORTED INTENTION OF UNITED KINGDOM GOVERNMENT TO DELAY ACTION ON CONSTITUTIONAL PACKAGE Hon. Allan Lawrence (Durham-Northumberland): Madam Speaker, if I may, I would like to fine-tune the rather indistinct and vague answers given this afternoon by the Minister of Justice by asking the Prime Minister, if I could get his… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Reported Intention of United Kingdom Government to Delay Action on Constitutional Package”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Statements Made by Prime Minister”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-04-01 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8847-8848. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). COMMONS DEBATES — April 1, 1981 [Page 8847] THE CONSTITUTION STATEMENTS MADE BY PRIME MINISTER Hon. James A. McGrath (St. John’s East): Madam Speaker, frustration is something we on this side of the House are learning to live with. It took the Prime Minister almost five minutes—four minutes 57 seconds—to reply to the Leader of the Opposition. I was given… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Statements Made by Prime Minister”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Referral of Constitutional Resolution to Supreme Court of Canada”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-04-01 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8840. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). COMMONS DEBATES — April 1, 1981 THE CONSTITUTION REFERRAL OF CONSTITUTION RESOLUTION TO SUPREME COURT OF CANADA—MOTION UNDER S.O. 43 [Page 8840] Mr. Benno Friesen (Surrey-White Rock-North Delta): Madam Speaker, I rise under the provisions of Standing Order 43. In view of published reports that the Supreme Court of Canada has indicated its displeasure with the unilateral plan of the… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Referral of Constitutional Resolution to Supreme Court of Canada”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Effect on Members of Parliament from Newfoundland”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-04-01 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8846-8847. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). COMMONS DEBATES — April 1, 1981 [Page 8846] THE CONSTITUTION RULING BY SUPREME COURT OF NEWFOUNDLAND ON CONSTITUTIONAL RESOLUTION—EFFECT ON MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT FROM NEWFOUNDLAND Hon. John C. Crosbie (St. John’s West): Madam Speaker, apparently this is Sesame Street day for the Leader of the New Democratic Party on procedure. An easy way is to adjourn this debate in the… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Effect on Members of Parliament from Newfoundland”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Suggested Adjournment of Debate on Constitutional Resolution”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-04-01 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8840. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). COMMONS DEBATES — April 1, 1981 THE CONSTITUTION REFERRAL OF CONSTITUTIONAL RESOLUTION TO SUPREME COURT OF CANADA-MOTION UNDER S.O. 43 [Page 8840] Mr. Benno Friesen (Surrey-White Rock-North Delta): Madam Speaker, I rise under the provisions of Standing Order 43. In view of published reports that the Supreme Court of Canada has indicated its displeasure with the unilateral plan of the… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Suggested Adjournment of Debate on Constitutional Resolution”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Opportunity to Amend Constitutional Resolution with Regards to Status of Women and Native Rights”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 1981)

Document Information Date: 1981-04-01 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1981 at 8844-8845. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). COMMONS DEBATES — April 1, 1981 [Page 8844] BUSINESS OF THE HOUSE OPPORTUNITY TO AMEND CONSTITUTIONAL RESOLUTION WITH REGARD TO STATUS OF WOMEN AND NATIVE RIGHTS Mr. Edward Broadbent (Oshawa): Madam Speaker, my question is for the Prime Minister. Yesterday he made it clear that the constitutional resolution would be kept in Canada until the Supreme Court of Canada— Miss… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Opportunity to Amend Constitutional Resolution with Regards to Status of Women and Native Rights”, 32nd Parl, 1st Sess (1 April 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)