Category: Province of Canada Debates

The Confederation Debates (1865-66): Index (2019)

General Index: including subjects, speakers, legislation, places, people (2019) Appendix A: Index of passages listed by citation in the Canadian courts (2019) Appendix B: Index of passages listed by relevance to particular resolutions in the Quebec Resolutions  (2019) Appendix C: Index of passages listed by relevance to particular sections of the Constitution Act, 1867 (2019)

Province of Canada, Legislative Council, Scrapbook Debates [Prorogation], 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (15 August 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-08-15 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, 1866 at 92-94. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Province of Canada’s Confederation Debates for 1866. The Prorogation Ottawa, 15th August, 1866. This day, at eleven o’clock a.m., His Excellency the Governor-General proceeding in state to the Chamber of the Legislative Council in the Parliament Building.  The members of the Legislative Council being assembled, His Excellency was pleased… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Council, Scrapbook Debates [Prorogation], 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (15 August 1866)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (14 August 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-08-14 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, 1866 at 90-92. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Province of Canada’s Confederation Debates for 1866. HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY. Tuesday, August 14, 1866 The Speaker took the chair at 11 o’clock. Hon. Mr. Cauchon moved that the employes of the House be paid monthly in advance.  He explained that a similar motion had been agreed to in the… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (14 August 1866)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (13 August 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-08-13 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, 1866 at 88-90. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Province of Canada’s Confederation Debates for 1866. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY MONDAY, August 13, 1866 First Sitting. The Speaker took the chair at 11 o’clock. Hon. Mr. Cameron moved the House into Committee on certain resolutions respecting the Common Law Procedures Act of Upper Canada, with reference to Sheriffs’ fees. Hon.… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (13 August 1866)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (11 August 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-08-11 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, 1866 at 87-88. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Province of Canada’s Confederation Debates for 1866. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY.   SATURDAY, August 11, 1866   The Speaker took the chair at half-past eleven o’clock.   Hon. Mr. Cartier moved the resolution of which Hon. John A. Macdonald had given notice on Friday night for three sittings on Monday.  He… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (11 August 1866)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly [Local Constitutions, Montreal Gazette Version] (11 August 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-08-11 By: Province of Canada (Parliament), Montreal Gazette Citation: “Provincial Parliament”, Montreal Gazette (13 August 1866). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). LATEST FROM OTTAWA (Reported for and telegraphed to the Montreal Gazette.) OTTAWA, Aug. 11 On the Orders being called, the Atty Gen East proposed proceeding with bills in the hands of Ministers. Messrs. Brown and Holton protested against delay in proceeding with the local constitution, for the dis-cussion of which this session had been specially called; yet that discussion was postponed… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly [Local Constitutions, Montreal Gazette Version] (11 August 1866)

Province of Canada, Legislative Council, [Local Constitutions] 8th Parl, 5th Sess (11 August 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-08-11 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Legislative Council, Journals of the Legislative Council of the Province of Canada, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, 1866 at 278-300. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Alexander Campbell [Cataraqui, elected 1858, Commissioner of Crown Lands] moved, seconded by A.J. Fergusson Blair [Brock, elected 1860, President Executive Council], To Resolve: 1. That by the 38th paragraph of the Resolution of this House passed on the third day of February, 1865, for presenting an humble Address… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Council, [Local Constitutions] 8th Parl, 5th Sess (11 August 1866)