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cause Writs to be issued for the first Election of Members of the Legislative Assembly thereof in such Form and by such Person as he thinks fit, and at such Time and addressed to such Returning Officer as the Governor-General directs, and so that the first Election of Member of Assembly for any Electoral District or any Subdivision thereof shall be held at the same Time and at the same Places as the Election for a Member to serve in the House of Commons of Canada for that Electoral District.
6.-THE FOUR PROVINCES. 90. The following Provisions of this ApplicaAct respecting the Parliament of Canada,
gislatures namely,—the Provisions relating to Appro- of provipriation and Tax Bills, the Recommenda
specting tion of Money Votes, the Assent to Bills, money the Disallowance of Acts and the Signifi votes, &c. cation of Pleasure on Bills reserved,-shall extend and apply to the Legislatures of the several Provinces as if those Provisions were here re-enacted and made applicable in Terms to the respective Provinces and the Legislatures thereof, with the Substitution of the Lieutenant-Governor of the Province for the Governor-General, of the Governor-General for the Queen, and for a Secretary of State, of One Year for Two Years, and of the Province for Canada.
VI.- DISTRIBUTION OF LEGISLATIVE
Powers of the Parliament. Legisla- 91. It shall be lawful for the Queen, by thority of and with the Advice and Consent of the Parlia
Senate and House of Commons, to make ment of Canada. Laws for the Peace, Order and Good Gov
ernment of Canada, in relation to all Mat-
1. The Public Debt and Property.
Mode or System of Taxation.
7. Militia, Military and Naval Ser
vice and Defence. 8. The fixing of and providing for
the Salaries and Allowances of Civil and other Officers of the
Government of Canada 9. Beacons, Buoys, Lighthouses and
Sable Island. 10. Navigation and Shipping. 11. Quarantine and the Establish
ment and Maintenance of Marine
Hospitals. 12. See Coast and Inland Fisheries. 13. Ferries between a Province and
any British or Foreign Country,
or between two Provinces. 14. Currency and Coinage. 15. Banking, Incorporation of Banks
and the Issue of Paper Money. 16. Saving Banks. 17. Weights and Measures. 18. Bills of Exchange and Promissory
Notes. 19. Interest. 20. Legal Tender. 21. Bankruptcy and Insolvency. 22. Patents of Inuention and Discov23. Copyrights. 24. Indians and Lands reserved for
.the Indians. 25. Naturalization and Aliens.
26. Marriage and Divorce.
stitution of the Courts of Criminal
Procedure in Criminal Matters. 28. The Establishment, Maintenance,
and Management of Penitentiaries. 29. Such Classes of Subjects as are
expressly excepted in the Enumeration of the Classes of Subjects by this Act assigned exclusively to thc Legislatures of the Pro
vinces. And any Matter coming within any of the Classes of Subjects enumerated in this Section shall not be deemed to come within the Class of Matters of a local or private Nature comprised in the Enumeration of the Classes of subjects by this Act assigned exclusively to the Legislatures of the Provinces.
Exclusive Powers of Provincial Legislatures. Subjects of 92. In each Province the Legislature exclusive Provincial may exclusively make Laws in relation to Legisla. Matters coming within the classes of Sub
jects next hereinafter enumerated ; that is
1. The Amendment from Time to
Time, notwithstanding anything in this Act, of the Constitution of
the Province, except as regards Subjects of
the Office of Lieutenant-Governor. Provincial 2. Direct Taxation within the Pro- Legisla
tion. vince in order to the raising of a
Revenue for Provincial Purposes. 3. The borrowing of Money on the
sole Credit of the Province.
Provincial Office, and the Ap-
Public Lands belonging to the
and Management of Public and
and Management of Hospitals,
tioneer,and other Licences in order