Category: Section 24 [Constitution Act, 1867]

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Constitution of the Senate”, 5th Parl, 4th Sess (14 May 1886)

Document Information Date: 1886-05-14 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 5th Parl, 4th Sess, 1886 at 1272-1309. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Why Is There No Text? This document has not yet been transcribed. Help us out by transcribing the PDF into a text file and emailing it to pd@theccf.ca. Your help will make PrimaryDocuments.ca the most complete word-searchable electronic repository of documents relating to the Canadian constitution. For more information consult our Be a Contributor page.

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Dismissal of Quebec Government by the Lieutenant-Governor”, 4th Parl, 1st Sess (13 March 1879)

Document Information Date: 1879-03-13 By: Canada (Parliament) Citation: Canada, House of Commons Debates, 4th Parl, 1st Sess, 1879 at 338-409. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Why Is There No Text? This document has not yet been transcribed. Help us out by transcribing the PDF into a text file and emailing it to pd@theccf.ca. Your help will make PrimaryDocuments.ca the most complete word-searchable electronic repository of documents relating to the Canadian constitution. For more information consult our Be a Contributor page.

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Vacancies in the Senate”, 2nd Parl, 1st Sess (23 May 1873)

Document Information Date: 1873-05-23 By: Dominion of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Dominion of Canada, House of Commons Debates, 2nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1873 at 656. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). VACANCIES IN THE SENATE [Page 656] Hon. Mr. MACKENZIE asked the intention of the Government as to filling of the vacancy in the Senate caused by the death of Senator Burnham. A discussion has taken place some days ago with regard to the localities from which Senators were taken. They were informed by the Government at… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Vacancies in the Senate”, 2nd Parl, 1st Sess (23 May 1873)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Vacancies in the Senate”, 2nd Parl, 1st Sess (3 March 1873)

Document Information Date: 1873-03-19 By: Dominion of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Dominion of Canada, House of Commons Debates, 2nd Parl, 1st Sess, 1873 at 76. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). VACANCIES IN THE SENATE [Page 76] Mr. BERGIN asked whether it was not the arrangement at the time of Confederation that any vacancies which might occur in the Senate for Ontario and Quebec, should first be filled by selecting gentlemen who were deprived of their seats in the Legislative Council of the late Province of Canada… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Vacancies in the Senate”, 2nd Parl, 1st Sess (3 March 1873)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “The Senate”, 1st Parl, 5th Sess (22 May 1872)

Document Information Date: 1872-05-22 By: Dominion of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Dominion of Canada, House of Commons Debates, 1st Parl, 5th Sess, 1872 at 325-329. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). THE SENATE [Page 325] Hon. Mr. BLAKE moved the second reading of the bill securing the independence of the Senate. He said that he had proposed a measure of this kind last session, but the vote then taken was not a true test of the opinion of the House upon it. When he proposed that measure, he… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “The Senate”, 1st Parl, 5th Sess (22 May 1872)