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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)

Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Senate”, 1st Parl, 5th Sess (29 April 1872)

Document Information Date: 1872-04-29 By: Dominion of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Dominion of Canada, House of Commons Debates, 1st Parl, 5th Sess, 1872 at 78-82. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). SENATE [Page 78] Mr. MILLS moved, seconded by Mr. GEOFFRION, and the Question being proposed, “That, in the opinion of this House, the present mode of constituting the Senate is inconsistent with the Federal principle of Government; and that our Constitution should be so amended as to confer upon each Province, in some way, the power… Read more Canada, House of Commons Debates, “Senate”, 1st Parl, 5th Sess (29 April 1872)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (10 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-10 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, 1865 at 893-962. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. FRIDAY, March 10, 1865. On the Order, for resuming the debate upon the motion “That the question be now put” upon the Resolutions relating to Confederation, being called— Hon. Mr. Holton rose to… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (10 March 1865)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (9 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-09 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, 1865 at 814-893. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. THURSDAY, March 9, 1865. Mr. D. Ford Jones resumed the adjourned debate. He said—I rise, Mr. Speaker, to address the House on the resolutions which you hold in your hand in favor of… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (9 March 1865)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (8 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-08 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, 1865 at 770-814. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. WEDNESDAY, March 8, 1865. Mr. Chambers said—The position of the speaker who comes towards the last in a debate is, if disadvantageous in some respects, at least advantageous in others. If from the… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (8 March 1865)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (6 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-06 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, 1865 at 648-702. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. MONDAY, March 6, 1865. Hon. Atty. Gen. Macdonald—Before the debate on the resolutions in your hands, Mr. Speaker, is continued, I wish to say a few words. The Government is well aware that… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (6 March 1865)