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978-0-7798-1464-0
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Approximately 600 pages
1 volume bound
softcover
2007-12-18
Carswell

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Canadian Constitutional Documents Consolidated, 2nd Edition
By: Bernard W. Funston, Eugene Meehan, Q.C., LL.B., LL.M., LL.B., D.C.L
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A comprehensive compendium, bringing together in one convenient source the many statutes, orders in council and proclamations that make up Canada’s Constitution. This softcover volume contains a current consolidation of the Constitution Act, 1867 and the Constitution Act, 1982, as well as the full text of all relevant constitutional documents, including those pre-dating Confederation. Useful tables and finding tools facilitate easy access to this valuable collection. Fully updated with a new part on Aboriginal self-government, the second Edition also includes:
  • An Act respecting constitutional amendments, S.C. 1996, c. 1
  • An Act to give effect to the requirement for clarity as set out in the opinion of the Supreme Court of Canada in the Quebec Secession Reference , S.C. 2000, c. 26
  • Constitution Amendment, 1997 (Newfoundland Act)
  • Constitution Amendment, 1997(Quebec)
  • Constitution Amendment, 1998 (Newfoundland Act)
  • Constitution Act, 1999 (Nunavut) being Part 2 of An Act to Amend the Nunavut Act and the Constitution Act, 1867, S.C. 1998, c. 15
  • Constitution Amendment, 2001 (Newfoundland and Labrador)
  • Nisga’a Final Agreement Act, 2000, c. 7
  • Nunavut Land Claims Agreement Act, 1993, c. 29
  • Yukon Act, S.C. 2002, c. 7
  • Yukon First Nations Self-Government Act, S.C. 1994, c. 35
About the Author
Bernard Funston is a former special advisor on constitutional affairs, and former Director of constitutional law with the Government of the Northwest Territories. His litigation experience has included appearing on behalf of the NWT Government in the Quebec Secession Reference. He is a member of the Bars of NWT and Alberta. He is the co-author of [Consolidated Canadian Constitutional Documents (Carswell)] and Canada' s Constitutional Law in a Nutshell, 3rd Edition (Carswell).
Eugene Meehan, Q.C.: Litigation partner at Supreme Advocacy LLP, Ottawa. He works with other lawyers in taking cases in all areas of the law to the Supreme Court of Canada (both Leave to Appeal and Appeal). Appeared as counsel and co-counsel before the SCC. Holds four degrees in law: University of Edinburgh (LL.B.), McGill University (LL.M.), University of Ottawa (LL.B.) and Doctor of Civil Law from McGill University (D.C.L.). A practising member of six Bars: Ontario, Alberta, N.W.T., Yukon, Nunavut and is licenced to practise law in the state of Arizona, U.S.A. Appointed Queen's Counsel 1999, National President of the Canadian Bar Association 1999-2000, and Executive Legal Officer to the Supreme Court of Canada 1990-1992. Eugene Meehan can be reached at emeehan@supremeadvocacy.ca.
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