second legislature of Upper Canada, 1796-1800.
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Published by Hope in Ottawa .
Written in English

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The Physical Object
Pagination145-172 p.
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15329195M

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The 2nd Parliament of Upper Canada was opened 1 June Elections in Upper Canada had been held in August The first session was held at Navy Hall in Newark. The Lieutenant-Governor of Upper Canada John Graves Simcoe believed York was a superior location for the capital as it would less vulnerable to attack by the Americans. York became the capital of . Subsequently, thousands of settlers appeared before the magistrates in district courts throughout Upper Canada. The magistrates provided additional information in the records, which have been preserved in the National Archives of Canada and are 5/5(2). In the second session of Upper Canada's Parliament Simcoe successfully pressed for the passage of a noble piece of legislation and in the process brought honour to the province. The legislation marked the beginning of the end of slavery in Upper Canada. The third session of the first Parliament began on June 2nd and lasted until July 7th, Upper Canada's Second Parliament Building, ©Toronto Public Library, Robertson's Landmarks of Toronto, vol. 1, p. While a new Parliament Building was being constructed after the destruction of the previous site, the Legislative Assembly .

Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. eBook - FREE Report by Rev E Ryerson on a system of public elementary instruction for Upper Canada 63 App. Journals of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada Canada. Parliament. The Legislative branch of the government consisted of the parliament comprising legislative council and legislative the capital was first moved to Toronto from Newark (present-day Niagara-on-the-Lake) in , the Parliament Buildings of Upper Canada were located at the corner of Parliament and Front Streets, in buildings that were burned by US Common languages: English. , 15 Graves Simcoe becomes the first Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada; the first meetings of the Executive Council and Legislative Assembly are held at the capital, Newark (now Niagara-on-the-lake); The four original district names are changed: Hesse becomes the Western District; Lunenburg becomes the Eastern district; Mecklenburg . Place Published: Toronto Publisher: J. Carey Date Published: Edition: 1st Edition Binding: No binding 2nd session was from 19 June to 11 July Journal of the Legislative Council of Upper Canada, second session of the thirteenth provincial Parliament Thursday, 22nd June, This is the original 71pp report of the select committee is.

The second legislature of Upper Canada By Charles Canniff James. Abstract. At head of title: From the Transactions of the Royal society of Canada, second series, volume IX, section II. English history, literature, archæology, etcCover-titleMode of access: InternetAuthor: Charles Canniff James. Statutes of Her Majesty's province of Upper Canada : Niagara [Ont.]: Printed by Gideon Tiffany, Printer to His Most Excellent Majesty, [Acts of the imperial Parliament, prefixed to the statutes of Upper Canada, second session, ninth provincial Parliament Statutes for , and can be found in CIHM no. , a. Upper Canada's Second Parliament Building, Upper Canada's first Parliament Buildings, known as the Palace of Government, York (now Toronto), ©Toronto Public Library, from Robertson's Landmarks of Toronto, vol. 1, p. Page - Legislature shall, in respect to the colony under its jurisdiction, have and be deemed at all times to have had full power to make laws respecting the constitution powers and procedure of such Legislature: Provided that such laws shall have been passed in such manner and form as may from time to time be required by any Act of Parliament Letters Patent Order in Council or Reviews: 1.