Category: Provincial Debates

British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (22 March 1870)

Document Information Date: 1870-03-22 By: British Columbia (Legislative Council) Citation: British Columbia, Legislative Council, Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada: Reprinted from the Government Gazette Extraordinary of March, 1870 (Victoria: William H. Cullin, 1912) at 120-131. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. DEBATE ON THE SUBJECT OF CONFEDERATION WITH CANADA. TUESDAY, MARCH 22ND, 1870.        (p. 120) Hon. Mr. Holbrook—Mr. Chairman, I rise with some diffidence to give my opinion as to whether we are fitted for Responsible Government or not, after the… Read more British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (22 March 1870)

British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (21 March 1870)

Document Information Date: 1870-03-21 By: British Columbia (Legislative Council) Citation: British Columbia, Legislative Council, Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada: Reprinted from the Government Gazette Extraordinary of March, 1870 (Victoria: William H. Cullin, 1912) at 105-120. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. DEBATE ON THE SUBJECT OF CONFEDERATION WITH CANADA. MONDAY, March 21ST, 1870.        (p. 105) Hon. Mr. Ring rose to assume the debate, and said:— Mr. Chairman, I feel assured that the House will accord me leave to say a few… Read more British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (21 March 1870)

British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (18 March 1870)

Document Information Date: 1870-03-18 By: British Columbia (Legislative Council) Citation: British Columbia, Legislative Council, Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada: Reprinted from the Government Gazette Extraordinary of March, 1870 (Victoria: William H. Cullin, 1912) at 95-105. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. DEBATE ON THE SUBJECT OF CONFEDERATION WITH CANADA. FRIDAY, MARCH 18TH, 1870.        (p. 95) The Hon. Attorney-General—I rise to move the adoption of clause 14:— “14. The Union shall take effect on such day as Her Majesty by Order in… Read more British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (18 March 1870)

British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (17 March 1870)

Document Information Date: 1870-03-17 By: British Columbia (Legislative Council) Citation: British Columbia, Legislative Council, Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada: Reprinted from the Government Gazette Extraordinary of March, 1870 (Victoria: William H. Cullin, 1912) at 82-95. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. DEBATE ON THE SUBJECT OF CONFEDERATION WITH CANADA. THURSDAY, 17TH March, 1870.        (p. 82) Hon. Mr. DeCosmos—Mr. Chairman, judging from the statements made by the Government, this Railway is not likely to be completed in so short a period as… Read more British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (17 March 1870)

British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (16 March 1870)

Document Information Date: 1870-03-16 By: British Columbia (Legislative Council) Citation: British Columbia, Legislative Council, Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada: Reprinted from the Government Gazette Extraordinary of March, 1870 (Victoria: William H. Cullin, 1912) at 68-82. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. DEBATE ON THE SUBJECT OF CONFEDERATION WITH CANADA. WEDNESDAY, 16TH MARCH, 1870.        (p. 68) Committee sat at a quarter-past one. The Hon. Attorney General moved the adoption of Clause 4:— “4. The Dominion shall guarantee Interest at the rate of… Read more British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (16 March 1870)

British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (14 March 1870)

Document Information Date: 1870-03-14 By: British Columbia (Legislative Council) Citation: British Columbia, Legislative Council, Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada: Reprinted from the Government Gazette Extraordinary of March, 1870 (Victoria: William H. Cullin, 1912) at 53-68. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. DEBATE ON THE SUBJECT OF CONFEDERATION WITH CANADA. IN COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE. MONDAY, 14TH MARCH, 1870.        (p. 53) The House having resolved itself into Committee of the Whole on the Confederation Resolutions, as arranged by His Excellency the Governor… Read more British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (14 March 1870)

British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (11 March 1870)

Document Information Date: 1870-03-11 By: British Columbia (Legislative Council) Citation: British Columbia, Legislative Council, Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada: Reprinted from the Government Gazette Extraordinary of March, 1870 (Victoria: William H. Cullin, 1912) at 38-53. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. DEBATE ON THE SUBJECT OF CONFEDERATION WITH CANADA. FRIDAY, 11TH MARCH, 1870.        (p. 38) The debate was resumed by the Hon. Mr. Ring, who on rising was greeted with cries of ” Spoke, spoke.” Hon. Mr. Ring said:—Sir, I have… Read more British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (11 March 1870)

British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (10 March 1870)

Document Information Date: 1870-03-10 By: British Columbia (Legislative Council) Citation: British Columbia, Legislative Council, Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada: Reprinted from the Government Gazette Extraordinary of March, 1870 (Victoria: William H. Cullin, 1912) at 19-38. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. DEBATE ON THE SUBJECT OF CONFEDERATION WITH CANADA. THURSDAY, 10TH MARCH, 1870.        (p. 19) The debate was resumed by the Hon. Mr. Trutch, Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works, who said:—Mr. President, in rising to renew the debate on the… Read more British Columbia, Legislative Council: Debate on the Subject of Confederation with Canada (10 March 1870)