Royal Commission and Commissions of Inquiry in Alberta, 1905-1976.

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He is Past President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta and has volunteered for the Institute (now CPA Alberta) throughout his career. Steve has been a committed member of the Rotary Club of Calgary Downtown since and was Club President in He served as Governor of Rotary District # in Province of Alberta. His political tact would scarcely have permitted publication of this and other acerbities in the Report. In the final hearings the provinces took less interest. "We were obliged to continue *Report of the Royal Commission on Dominion-Provincial Relations. Book I: Canada: I Book II: Recommendations. Book III. The Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples (RCAP) was a Canadian Royal Commission established in to address many issues of aboriginal status that had come to light with recent events such as the Oka Crisis and the Meech Lake commission culminated in a final report of pages, published in [1] The original report "set out a year agenda for implementing changes.". Royal commissions and commissions of inquiry, etc. Whether a formal commission appointed under the Public Inquiries Act, or appointed by the Minister of Education,the reports which resulted from these investigations often contain useful information, both in terms of the situation at the time (and sometimes an historical background).

  The book takes as its point of departure two formulations--"two founding races" and "multiculturalism within a bilingual framework"--that emerged out of the final report of the Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism (B and B Commission). "Canadian commissions of inquiry in some measure mirror the concerns of history; and part of the.   In Commissions of Inquiry: Praise or Reappraise, edited by Allan Manson and David Mullan. Toronto: Irwin Law: Nova Scotia. Royal Commission on the Donald Marshall, Jr., Prosecution. Report. Seven volumes. Halifax: The Commission. Chaired by Chief Justice T. Alexander Hickman. Ontario. Commission on Proceedings Involving Guy Paul.   The Federal Court of Canada agreed with the commissioners, saying the royal commission was merely an administrative body with a fact-finding, reporting and advisory mission. Series 5: Royal Canadian Mounted Police – Criticisms and commissions. — , — 45 cm of textual records. — The series consists of records related to House of Commons criticisms of both Commissioner McClellan and the RCMP, and commissions of inquiry into political wrongdoings and scandals involving the federal government and the RCMP.

The Royal Commission appointed by Mackenzie King on February 5, to investigate the allegations set forward by Igor Gouzenko that a spy ring of Canadian Communist was handing over secret and top secret information to the Soviet Union. The security measures that were taken after the Gouzenko affair of for the approval for. Description. With nearly cross-referenced entries, The Language of Canadian Politics offers brief essays on the many facets of the Canadian political system, including institutions, events, laws, concepts, and public policies. Concisely written, it is an important resource for people interested in contemporary politics, as well as those interested in the historic context of contemporary. Much ink has been spilled and bytes transmitted over recent calls for an inquiry into missing and murdered Aboriginal women. Both those for and against have raised the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples (RCAP) because the Liberal government failed to enact the changes it suggested, the logic that an inquiry would either be without substantive impact, or the RCAP’s failure requires. Doctoral Theses ANDERSON, N., The Role of Government in Canadian Education: An Analysis of R. Bureaucratic Structure, Minnesota COURTNEY, C., Canadian Royal Commissions of Inquiry , Duke J. FLOYD,E., The Distribution Effects of Farm Policy: A Comparison of the ExperiJ. ence of Canada and the United States in the Northern Great Plains, Chicago .

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Royal commissions and commissions of inquiry in Alberta, Edmonton, Alta: Legislature Library, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Christine E Backhaus; Alberta.

This is an incomplete list of Canadian royal commissions or commissions of inquiry since sions typically consist of a panel of distinguished experts or judges appointed by the Governor General-in-Council to carry out full investigations into specific national problems.

Once their task is complete, the findings of the commission are reported to the Cabinet for appropriate. Commissions of Inquiry are established by the Governor in Council (Cabinet) to fully and impartially investigate issues of national importance. Royal Commission on the Natural Resources of Alberta: Report of the Royal Commission on the Natural Resources of Alberta: Reports on the Royal Commission of Inquiry in the Matter of.

The provinces of Canada also conduct commissions of inquiry. Digital collections are avialble for most provinces: Alberta Digital Royal Commissions British Columbia Royal and Special Commissions: and to the present.

Peel's Prairie Provinces - includes Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Royal Commissions of OntarioAuthor: Alexander Burdett. Royal Commissions and 1905-1976. book of Inquiry in the Province of Alberta, – There is an older bibliography that covers all provinces, Provincial Royal Commissions and Commissions of Inquiry, – A Selective Bibliography Digitized collections of provincial coi s are available for some prov-inces.

Royal commissions, or commissions of 1905-1976. book, are appointed by Cabinet under the terms of the Inquiries Act in order to carry out full and impartial investigations of specific national problems. The terms of reference for the commission and the powers and the names of the commissioners are officially stated by an Order-in-Council.

The last decade has seen the development of an unprecedented profile for aboriginal concerns over the inadequacies of the criminal justice system. This thesis examines the major commissions of inquiry that were established to address criminal justice reforms for aboriginal Canadians.

Through a comparison of these inquiries, it is my intention to provide a greater understanding as to why some. Federal Royal Commissions in Canada, an update.

Available in Koerner Library ZJLH ; Canadian Federal Royal Commissions an update. Available in Koerner Library ZJLH ; Manuscript Bibliography of Canadian Federal Royal Commissions and Commissions of Inquiry, British Columbia Royal and Special Commissions i PREFACE This Checklist is a continuation of two previously published checklists: Royal Commissions and Commissions of Inquiry under the “Public Inquiries Act” in British Columbia,by Marjorie Holmes, and Royal Commissions and Commissions of Inquiry under the “Public Inquiries.

Royal Commissions and Commissions of Inquiry in the Province of Alberta Title: Royal Commissions and Commissions of Inquiry in the Province of Alberta Published by the Alberta Legislature Library in as an index to the Alberta Royal Commissions from the beginning of Alberta’s provincehood to Introduction Thepublicationofthischecklistbringstogetheracompletelistingofallreportsof royalcommissionsandcommissionsofinquiryissuedfromto,relatingtowhat.

BC Royal Commissions - available in the Vancouver and Victoria courthouse libraries. Provincial Royal Commissions and Commissions of Inquiry, a Selective Bibliography- available in the Vancouver Courthouse Library. Royal Commissions and Commission of Inquiry under the Public Inquiries Act in British Columbia, a Checklist.

7 J.H. Laycraft, Royal American Shoivs Inc. and Its Activities in Alberta: Report of a Public. Inquiry (Edmonton: Queen's Printer, ) at A 8 Ibid. at A 9 The Royal Commission to Investigate Allegations Relating to Coroner's Inquests (Ontario, ) Transcript at The circumstances which lead the Government to appoint a Royal Commission are as varied as the exigencies of political life.

Clokie, in his book Royal Commissions of Inquiry,2 classifies them as inquiries which: (1) prepare the way for a predetermined Government policy; (2) ascertain in a more or less "expert" fashion the best or most.

The Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples was estalished on 26 August by Order in Council P.C. with the following mandate: "The Commission of Inquiry should investigate the evolution of the relationship. guide to the Royal Commissions which have been held in British Columbia since Confederation, as the only one which she has seen is the incomplete bibliography contained in Arthur Harri­ son Cole's A Finding-List of Royal Commission Reports in the British Dominions (Harvard University Press, ).

The Royal Commissions of Inquiry established in Australia during the s and s to inquire into organized crime are discussed in order to explore possibilities for a general explanation of. Canada. Commission of Inquiry into Certain Events at the Prison for Women in Kingston. Commission of Inquiry into Certain Events at the Prison for Women in Kingston.

[Ottawa]1: Public Works and Government Services Canada, Multi-Volume: Referring to a complete set: Ontario. Royal Commission on Learning.

For the Love of Learning: Report of. and John Yogis, eds., Commissions of Inquiry (Toronto: Carswell, ). The title of this article is a reference to the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples, Report of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Looking Forward, Looking Back, vol. 1 (Ottawa: Supply and Services Canada, ) [RCAP Report, vol.

RCAP was tasked with. This article explores the contributions to Canadian policy development and policy thought of three royal commissions of political-economic inquiry: the Royal Commission on Dominion-Provincial Relations; the Royal Commission on Canada's Economic Prospects; and the Royal Commission on the Economic Union and Development Prospects for Canada.

The question of responsibility was one that the Royal Commission had undertaken to uncover, but failed to do so. It may be that, by breaking its silence, the government of Canada has decided to act without acceding to the Commission's call for another public inquiry.

Robert J Carney Professor Emeritus University of Alberta and Gerry Kelly. The Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples (RCAP) was established by Order in Council on Augand it submitted in October the Report of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal RCAP was mandated to investigate and propose solutions to the challenges affecting the relationship between Aboriginal peoples (First Nations, Inuit, Métis), the Canadian government and.

In a series of public inquiries and Royal Commissions during the s, restorative justice was tabled as an alternative system to address the ways in which the criminal justice system was failing Indigenous Peoples (Alberta Government, ; Aboriginal Justice Implementation Commission [AJIC], ; Law Reform Commission of Canada, ; Royal.

Although Canadians are perhaps most familiar with ‘Royal Commissions', there are several different kinds of Commissions of Inquiry. These can be established under either Part I or Part II of the Inquiries Act, or any one of 87 or more federal statutes.

The mandate of a Commission of Inquiry depends on the nature of the issue to be considered. A Source Book of Royal Commissions and Other Major Governmental Inquiries in Canadian Education, Book Description: This is a comprehensive primary reference to a rich and often neglected storehouse of information on Canada's educational background.

The Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism (French: Commission royale d’enquête sur le bilinguisme et le biculturalisme, also known as the Bi and Bi Commission and the Laurendeau-Dunton Commission.) was a Canadian royal commission established on 19 Julyby the government of Prime Minister Lester B.

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Reviews by Health Survey Commission. Dominion-Provincial Conference on Social Reconstruction. Author: James Grierson MacGregor; Royal Commission on the Development of Northern Alberta.: Publisher: Edmonton: [Royal Commission on the Development of Northern Alberta], [] Edition/Format: Print book: State or province government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Summary.

The Alberta Securities Commission collected some $24 million in fees in(source Alberta Securities Commission annual report) some of those fees no doubt came from the unique and interesting practice of selling exemptions to the law as described above, our Securities Act.The Royal Commission on the Development of Northern Alberta was established to study the conditions and particular requirements of the northern areas of Alberta in relation to their present and potential development, to assist the economic development of the area.

The first meeting of the Commission was held in July and it released its.