Category: House of Lords (UK) Debates

UK, HL, “Royal Assent”, vol 428 (1982), col 1149

Document Information Date: 1982-03-29 By: UK (House of Lords) Citation: UK, HL, “Royal Assent“, vol 428 (1982), col 1149. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). The Lord Chancellor (Lord Hailsham of Saint Marylebone) My Lords, I have to notify the House, in accordance with the Royal Assent Act 1967, that the Queen has signified her Royal Assent to the following Acts: Agricultural Training Board Act, Industrial Training Act, Canada Act, Travel Concessions (London) Act.

UK, HL, “Canada Bill”, vol 428 (1982), cols 1065-1073

Document Information Date: 1982-03-25 By: UK (House of Lords) Citation: UK, HL, “Canada Bill“, vol 428 (1982), cols 1065-1073. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). 3.25 p.m. Lord Trefgarne My Lords, I beg to move that this Bill be now read a third time. We are now nearing the end of the process of consideration of this Bill in your Lordships’ House. As your Lordships know, the purpose of this legislation is to give effect to a request in relation to the… Read more UK, HL, “Canada Bill”, vol 428 (1982), cols 1065-1073

UK, HL, “Canada Bill”, vol 428 (1982), cols 928-941

Document Information Date: 1982-03-23 By: UK (House of Lords) Citation: UK, HL, “Canada Bill“, vol 428 (1982), cols 928-941. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). 2.54 p.m. Lord Trefgarne My Lords, on behalf of my noble friend Lord Carrington, I beg to move that the House do now resolve itself into Committee on this Bill. Moved, That the House do now resolve itself into Committee.—(Lord Trefgarne.) On Question, Motion agreed to. House in Committee accordingly. [THE LORD ABERDARE in the Chair.] Clause… Read more UK, HL, “Canada Bill”, vol 428 (1982), cols 928-941

UK, HL, “Canada Bill”, vol 428 (1982), cols 756-826

Document Information Date: 1982-03-18 By: UK (House of Lords) Citation: UK, HL, “Canada Bill“, vol 428 (1982), cols 756-826. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). 3.28 p.m. The Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (Lord Carrington) My Lords, I beg to move that this Bill be now read a second time. In December last year the Senate and the House of Commons of Canada formally requested the enactment by the British Parliament of a Bill to bring about an historic… Read more UK, HL, “Canada Bill”, vol 428 (1982), cols 756-826

UK, HL, “British North America (No. 2) Bill [H.L.] Lords”, vol 165 (1949), cols 809-813

Document Information Date: 1949-11-22 By: UK (House of Lords) Citation: UK, HL, “British North America (No. 2) Bill [H.L.] Lords“, vol 165 (1949), cols 809-813. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). 2.38 p.m. Order of the Day for the Second Reading read. THE LORD PRIVY SEAL (VISCOUNT ADDISON) My Lords, this is one of those times of great importance in the history of the British Commonwealth, which almost imperceptibly proceeds from one stage to another. In this case we are asked by… Read more UK, HL, “British North America (No. 2) Bill [H.L.] Lords”, vol 165 (1949), cols 809-813

UK, HL, “British North America Bill”, vol 161 (1980), cols 309-49

Document Information Date: 1949-03-15 By: UK (House of Lords) Citation: UK, HL, “British North America Bill“, vol 161 (1980), cols 309-49. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). 2.50 p.m. Order of the Day for the Second Reading read. LORD AMMON My Lords, I have it in command from His Majesty to acquaint the House that His Majesty places his prerogative and interest, so far as concerns the matters dealt with in the British North America Bill, at the disposal of Parliament. In… Read more UK, HL, “British North America Bill”, vol 161 (1980), cols 309-49

UK, HL, “Status of Newfoundland”, vol 160 (1949), cols 627-653

Document Information Date: 1949-02-09 By: UK (House of Lords) Citation: UK, HL, “Status of Newfoundland“, vol 160 (1949), cols 627-653. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). 2.35 p.m. LORD SEMPILL rose to ask His Majesty’s Government what is their policy with regard to the present constitutional status of the Dominion of Newfoundland; and to move for Papers. The noble Lord said: My Lords, you will all agree that to-day democracy is being attacked violently from without and, by the Trojan horse methods,… Read more UK, HL, “Status of Newfoundland”, vol 160 (1949), cols 627-653