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Under exclusive control of Parliament, 91 (26).
with certain limitations, 93. Rights conferred by law upon Denominational Schools, are
preserved, 93 (1, 2). -An appeal lies to Governor in Council from any Act or decision affecting the same, 93 (3). -Any remedial Act deemed necessary thereafter may thereupon (failing Provincial Legislation) be passed
by Parliament, 93 (4). All the powers already conferred on Roman Catholic
Separate Schools in Upper Canada are extended to
Dissentient Schools in Quebec, 93 (2). Election of Members: All existing laws in relation to Elections, Controverted
Elections, &c., continued until altered to the Legislature
to which they appertain, 41, 84. Writs to be issued for the first Election in such manner as
the Governor-General may think fit; Powers of Return. ing Officers, &c., to be those exercised under existing laws, 42. -To continue the same until altered by Par
liament, 43. First General Elections for Members of the L. Assemblies
of Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia, to be simultaneous
with that for H. of Commons, 89. Electoral Divisions : Defined (for the House of Commons) within each Province,
40 (and 1st Schedule). The same Divisions, in Quebec, to apply to the L. Assein
bly, subject to alterations by the Legislature ; those specified in the 2nd Schedule (p. 170) not to be altered without concurrence of a majority of the Members representing the same, at the 2nd and 3rd readings of the Bill, 80.
Emigration :-See Immigration.
English Language:-See French.
Exclusive Powers of Legislation :-See Legislative Powers.
Espiring Laws :
Construction of provisions relating thereto, 137.
Incapacitates a Senator from holding his seat, 31 (4). Ferries : Such as are International or Inter-provincial, are under
exclusive control of Parliament, 91 (13).
Fines and Penalties :
control, 92 (15).
Under exclusive control of Parliament, 91 (12). Fortification :-See Defence of the Country.
Free Trade :
the other Provinces, 121. French and English Languages : (Canada and Quebec.) Either language may be used in
Parliamentary debates, or in pleadings, &c., in Court;
both must be used in the Journals and Statutes, 133.
His Deputies, 14.- -Privy Council, 11.- -Governor in
Militia Forces, 15. See Governor-General.
of Commons, 37 to 52.- -Money Votes, 53, 54. -Royal Assent to Bills, 55 to 57.-Jurisdiction (classes of sub
jects for legislation), 91, 92 (10 a. b. c.), 93 (4). -Uni-
Commons. Parliament of Canada. Senate.
perty. Public Revenues. Public Works.
towards foreign countries, 132. Governor-General : Interpretation of provisions relating to him, 10-- -Relat
ing to the Governor-General in Council, 12, 13. May appoint Deputies and define their powers, 14. His duties regarding the summoning of persons to the
Senate, 24 to 27, 32. —The appointment of the Speaker,
in the Queen's Name, 38.
mended by the Governor, 51.
To send copies of all such Bills to England, 56.
Reserved Bill, 57.
year) Acts passed by the Provincial Legislatures, 56, 90. Appeal to Governor in Council in matters affecting the
rights of the minority in regard to Education, 93 (3, 4). Appoints the Lieut.-Governor of each Province under the
Great Seal, 58. —May appoint an Administrator to act
in his temporary absence, &c., 67. Appoints all Judges, except those of the Courts of Probate
in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, 96. —May remove any Judge of Superior Courts, on Address of the Senate or House of Commons, 99. His salary (£10,000 stg., until altered) made a third charge
on Consolidated Revenue Fund, 105. Governor in Council may direct the form in which all pay.
ments are made, 120.- -May appoint Public Officers,
131. Hospitals : Are under Provincial control (excepting Marine Hospitals), 92 (7).
House of Commons :
-The number may be increased, proportionately, 52. To be called by the Governor-General, from time to time,
38. Senators disqualified from sitting therein, 39. Electoral Districts within each Province defined, 40. Election Laws of the different Provinces continued in
force until altered by Parliament, 41.- And Laws
relating to the issuing of writs, 42, 43. Speaker to be elected at first sitting, 44. -And as often
a vacancy may occur, 45.--To preside at all meetings, 46. - In case of absence for 48 hours, a Speaker pro tem. may be elected, 47.
-Speaker may vote only when the voices are equal, 49. Quorum consists of 20 Members, 48. Duration of House of Commons is five years, unless sooner
dissolved, 50. The Representation to be re-adjusted after each decennial
Census, 51. Money votes must originate in the Commons, 52. Oath of allegiance and declaration of qualification, to be
taken by Members, 128. (Schedule 5). Immigration : Laws in relation to Immigration may be enacted by
Parliament and (subordinate thereto) by the Provincial
Indians and Indian Lands :
Under exclusive control of Parliament, 91 (24).
Disqualifies a Senator, 31 (3).
liament, 91 (21).
Inter-Colonial Railway :
To be commenced within six months, 145.
Interest of Money : Legislation thereon is under exclusive control of Parliament, 91 (19)
Interest of Public Debt :-See Public Debt.
“ Canada, ” 4. -The Governor-General, 10— The Governor in Council, 12, 13. -Lieut.-Governors, 62, 65.- - Lieut.-Governor in Council, 62, 65, 66.
Expiring Laws, 137. Judges : All Judges (excepting those of the Courts of Probate in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick) are appointed by Governor-General, 96. -Their salaries are fixed and
provided by Parliament, 100. Judges in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick to be selected
from the Bar of each Province until the Civil Law is made uniform, 97.---Judges in Quebec to be selected
from the Bar of Quebec, 98. Judges of Superior Courts are removable on Address of
Senate and House of Commons, 99. Justice, Administration of : The Criminal Law (except constitution of the Courts) is
under exclusive control of Parliament, 91 (27). The Administration of Justice in the Provinces, and the
constitution, &c., of all Provincial Courts (including Procedure in civil matters), are under Provincial con
trol, 92 (14, 15).-But See Property and Civil Rights. Parliament may provide for the organization of a Court of
Appeal for Canada and of additional Courts for
administering the Laws of Canada, 101. Continuance of all existing Courts, Judicial Officers,
&c., 129. Pleadings or process may be in English or French in
Courts of Canada or Quebec, 133. Lands, Public : Are under Provincial control, 92 (5), 100.-Except such as
may be required for fortifications, 117.
Existing Laws continued in force, 129.
Legal Tender :
Under exclusive control of Parliament, 91 (20).
Legislative Assembly :-See Ontario. Quebec.