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Canadian constitutional law; cases, text and notes on distribution of legislative power.

Bora Laskin

Canadian constitutional law; cases, text and notes on distribution of legislative power.

by Bora Laskin

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Published by Carswell Co. in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Constitutional law -- Canada -- Cases.,
    • Legislative power -- Canada -- Cases.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxii, 1104 p.
      Number of Pages1104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4860372M
      ISBN 100459309102
      LC Control Number75860915

      Subject to the limitations imposed by the Constitution Act, , the provinces can amend their own constitutions by an ordinary Act of the cannot touch the office of lieutenant-governor; they cannot restrict the franchise or qualifications for members of the legislatures or prolong the lives of their legislatures except as provided for in the Canadian Charter of Rights . A constitutional convention is an informal and uncodified procedural agreement that is followed by the institutions of a state. In some states, notably those Commonwealth of Nations states that follow the Westminster system and whose political .

      The history of Canadian constitutional law has been to allow for a fair amount of interplay and indeed overlap between federal and provincial powers. It is true that doctrines like interjurisdictional and Crown immunity and concepts like "watertight compartments" qualify the extent of that interplay. Section 33 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms is part of the Constitution of is commonly known as the notwithstanding clause (or la disposition dérogatoire in French), or as the override power, and it allows Parliament or provincial legislatures to temporarily override certain portions of the Charter.

      Constitutional Act, (), in Canadian history, the act of the British Parliament that repealed certain portions of the Quebec Act of , under which the province of Quebec had previously been governed, and provided a new constitution for .   Definition of Constitutional Law Constitutional Law is the law prescribing the exercise of power by the organs of the State. In a federal state, the allocation of governmental powers (legislative, executive and judicial) among central and regional (state or provincial) authorities is a basic concern. The rules of federalism are especially significant in Canada .


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Constitution, Article Six, Clause 2: This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in Pursuance thereof. With the British North America Act,now the Constitution Act,and the union of Canada (after confederation, the provinces of Ontario and Quebec), Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick as the Dominion of Canada, the constitution was born.

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