Category: Legislative Council 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 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)

Province of Canada, Legislative Council, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (27 July 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-07-27 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, 1866 at 62-66, 67-70*. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). *Pages 67-71 were missing from the Scrapbook Debates and were supplemented by the Ottawa Times edition from August 1, 1866 as it is the source of the Scrapbook Debates. Click here to view the rest of the Province of Canada’s Confederation Debates for 1866. LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. FRIDAY, July 27th, 1866. The House met at three o’clock.… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Council, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (27 July 1866)

Province of Canada, Legislative Council, 8th Parl, 5th Sess [The Globe] (17 July 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-07-17 By: The Globe, Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: “Provincial Parliament”, The Globe (18 July 1866). Other formats: Provincial Parliament. (Reported by our own Reporters, and specially Reported for the Globe) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL OTTAWA, Tuesday, July 18 [sic—July 17) The Speaker took the chair at 3 o’clock. RIGHTS OF LOWER CANADA MINORITY Hon. Mr. Sanborn inquired if the Government intended to introduce a measure to guarantee to the Protestant minority of Lower Canada their educational rights after Confederation takes place, if such measure will be initiated in… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Council, 8th Parl, 5th Sess [The Globe] (17 July 1866)

Province of Canada, Legislative Council, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (17 July 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-07-17 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, 1866 at 49. 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 COUNCIL. TUESDAY, July 17th, 1866. On the order for the consideration of the report of the Special Committee upon the poundage charged by the Sheriffs being called, Hon. Mr. Campbell said he hoped his hon. friend (Boulton) would not press for… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Council, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (17 July 1866)

Province of Canada, Legislative Council, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (16 July 1866)

Document Information Date: 1866-07-16 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, 1866 at 47-49. 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 COUNCIL. MONDAY, July 16th, 1866.[1]   The Speaker took the chair at 7 ½ o’clock. After routine,   Public Buildings at Toronto.   Hon. Mr. Macpherson inquired whether it was the intention of the Government to restore the Parliament Buildings and… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Council, Scrapbook Debates, 8th Parl, 5th Sess, (16 July 1866)