Category: Legislative Assembly Debates

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: August 13, 1866 […] Hon. Mr. Cartier moved the second reading of the bill to postpone, for a limited time, the issuing of writs for the next election of Members of the Legislative Council . He said that the preamble… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (13 August 1866)

“The Local Constitutions”, The Globe (3 August 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-09-03 By: The Globe Citation: “The Local Constitutions”, The Globe (3 August 1866). Other formats: THE LOCAL CONSTITUTIONS. The House then resumed the consideration of the resolution on the subject of the Local Governments and Legislatures of Upper and Lower Canada. Hon. Mr. BROWN said that with regard to some of these resolutions, there might be grave doubts whether the course proposed by the Government was the best, and it was to be regretted that they had received so little discussion, seeing that we had reached the… Read more “The Local Constitutions”, The Globe (3 August 1866)

“The Local Constitutions”, The Globe (2 August 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-09-02 By: The Globe Citation: “The Local Constitutions”, The Globe (2 August 1866). Other formats: THE LOCAL CONSTITUTIONS. The House resumed the adjourned debate on the resolutions on the subject of the Local Governments and Legislatures of Upper and Lower Canada. Atty.-Gen. MACDONALD stated that the discussion would be held with the Speaker in the chair, but that each member might speak as often as he pleased, the same as in Committee of the Whole, and that after the resolutions had been read a first time, they… Read more “The Local Constitutions”, The Globe (2 August 1866)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Scrapbook Debates [Composition of Senate & Local Constitutions], 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (2 August 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-08-02 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, 1866 at 71-74. 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. […] Mr. Dunkin said if the hon. member for South Oxford had not reopened the discussion on the Quebec Resolutions then this debate was very much misplaced. He proceeded to read them, to elucidate the point whether the existing Legislature could be… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Scrapbook Debates [Composition of Senate & Local Constitutions], 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (2 August 1866)