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  MSN Encarta - Search View - Canadian Parliament
Parliament consists of three elements: the House of Commons; the Senate; and the governor-general, who serves as the representative of Queen Elizabeth II, Canada’s head of state.
Parliament cannot pass laws that concern issues outside the authority of the federal government or that infringe on the rights protected by the Constitution of Canada.
Canadian law protects Parliament’s and the public’s right to know about the processes that lead to many decisions by the federal and provincial governments, but it does not apply to materials submitted to the Cabinet.
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 List of Canadian federal parliaments - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Canadian Parliaments are the legislative bodies of the Government of Canada.
The Canadian Parliament is located at Parliament Hill in the capital city, Ottawa.
The current assembly is the 38th Canadian parliament since the formation of the confederation of Canada in 1867.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Canadian_federal_parliaments   (95 words)

 canadian federal election   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Canadian federal elections are nation-wide votes that are held to decide who will govern Canada.
Canadians do not vote directly for the Prime Minister, nor do they vote for senators.
Canadian election turn-out is generally higher than that in the United States but lower than in most European nations.
www.yourencyclopedia.net /Canadian_federal_election   (916 words)

 Dictionary of Canadian Biography
While the matter was before parliament, certain Scottish MPs, acting as spokesmen of the Kirk, made charges against the Church of England and called for a general inquiry into church affairs in Upper Canada.
Like most Upper Canadians he had dreams of achieving financial security by speculating in land and stocks, and, like most, his speculations proved to be disappointments.
Canadian politics and society were less obviously “democratic” than in the United States.
www.biographi.ca /EN/ShowBioPrintable.asp?BioId=38851   (9924 words)

 Canadian Rail News
Canadian National is selling 2 087 kilometres of track to short line operators this year.
Canadian National has formed a marketing alliance with Illinois Central, which it is buying, and Kansas City Southern, in order to take advantage of the growing north-south traffic flows resulting from the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Canadian Pacific has a new logo which may be seen on their homepage.
www.artech.se /~sandblom/archive/e_canada.htm   (2343 words)

 Dictionary of Canadian Biography
A founding member of the Canadian Press Association in 1859, he was its president in 1865—66.
He doubtless knew what their opinions were on his becoming prime minister, but he would see the governor general, leaving Lord Aberdeen free afterward to consult whomsoever he chose.
Parliament opened on 2 Jan. 1896 with the government in furious disarray.
www.biographi.ca /EN/ShowBioPrintable.asp?BioId=41353   (3725 words)

 Canadian Genealogy and History Links - National
Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions The CIHM locates early printed Canadian materials (books, annuals, and periodicals), preserves their content on microfilm, and makes the resulting collections available to libraries and archives in Canada and abroad.
Canadian Families A collaborative research project by 11 scholars in 5 Canadian universities studying families in Canada, and compiling a national sample of the 1901 Census of Canada.
Canadian Heroes The exploits and accomplishments of two great Canadians who went to Europe to fight for what was to be the greatest challenges of their young lives.
www.islandnet.com /~jveinot/cghl/national.html   (8609 words)

 Parliament --  Encyclopædia Britannica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The British Parliament, often referred to as the “Mother of Parliaments,” consists of the sovereign, the House of Lords, and the House of Commons.
The duration of the Long Parliament has been held to have extended either until April 1653, when its remaining members were forcibly ejected by the Cromwellian army, or until March 1660, when its members,...
Parliament consists of two houses—the House of Commons and the House of Lords.
www.britannica.com /eb/article?tocId=9058522   (797 words)

 Ottawa Centre - Canadian Alliance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
To be eligible to vote, one must be a member of the Canadian Alliance as of October 27.
Their role, among other things, is to direct the affairs of the party between Conventions and be the trustee of the Party's principles, policies and the Constitution.
The Canadian Conservative Forum exists to encourage the development and dissemination of ideas concerning the principles and traditions of a free and ordered society.
www.bookscanada.ca /ottawacentrealliance   (1187 words)

 Radicus Internet - General Canadian news
TORONTO (AP) -- Nearly a century ago, Canadian sailors buried an unidentified infant who died on the Titanic and, touched by the tragedy, called him the Unknown Child -- a symbol of all the children who were lost when the luxury liner sank.
OTTAWA, April 18 (AFP) - Canadians were reeling with shock early Thursday on news that four of their soldiers had been killed by US "friendly fire" in Afghanistan, becoming the first Canadian combat casualties since the Korean War.
MOSCOW (AP) -- Canadian Prime Minister Jean Chretien said Thursday that Russia and his nation were strong competitors in many areas, including hockey and ice skating, but that the two should use their many similarities to build a stronger partnership.
www.radicus.net /news/listall/world.americas.canada.general.asp   (5240 words)

 Asian Canadian - InformationBlast
An Asian Canadian is a Canadian of Asian ancestry.
Asian Canadians can either be born in Canada or be born overseas and later come to be citizens of Canada.
The Chinese Canadians are the largest group in all provinces except Manitoba, where the Filipino Canadians are the largest.
informationblast.com /Asian_Canadian.html   (284 words)

 Canadian Relief Foundation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Canadian Relief Foundation wishes to extend our thanks to our generous supporters and volunteers throughout the Tsunami disaster.
SPHERE standards is an important NGO eligibility requirement for the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) and other international agencies for humanitarian project funding.
Canadian Relief Foundation has taken the lead in this important field by offering this valuable training to all humanitarian organizations and interested individuals in North America so as to improve the efficiency and humane delivery of humanitarian aid during national and international crises.
www.canadianrelief.ca /events.shtml   (1171 words)

 PLAYDX - Canadian Travel 2003
Tornavamo in albergo a prendere i bagagli e quindi un taxista latino, che considerando come guidava oggi sarà già in compagnia del suo mitico connazionale Juan Pablo Montoya (famoso sfasciamacchine F1..), facendoci portare alla stazione degli autobus per partire alla volta di Ottawa.
Eravamo dotati del Canadian Pass della Greyhound, la pia importante rete di pullmann canadesi, che permette l'utilizzo di ogni suo mezzo per un periodo di 21 giorni al modico prezzzo di 435,28 $ canadesi (circa 270 Euro) e che potete acquistare, tramite carta di credito, direttamente in Internet all'indirizzo http://www.Greyhound.ca.
Tutti erano molto simpatici e con nostra sorpresa il loro argomento di conversazione preferito erano le "canadian girls", ci facevano vedere gli impianti e ci omaggiavano di vari adesivi alquanto bellini.
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 Annie's Canadian Thanksgiving Day Page
But in 1957, the Canadian government proclaimed the second Monday in October to be the holiday."
The Canadian Parliament set aside November 6 for annual Thanksgiving observances in 1879.
Canadian and American Thanksgiving - Fundays October Calendar
www.annieshomepage.com /canadianthanksgiving.html   (331 words)

 Commission on Canadian Studies
The Commission on Canadian Studies was established in 1972 by the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC).
This fonds was created by the Commission on Canadian Studies and in the custody of T.H.B. Symons until it was donated to the Trent University Archives.
Canadian Studies in the Federal Republic of Germany.
www.trentu.ca /library/archives/86-031.htm   (3345 words)

 Canadian Energy Policy
All have been around for a long time, but there are advances being made in each and a lot of the research crosses more than one field.
The Enabling Act: Following a fire at the 1933 Reichstag building (German parliament), which the Nazis blamed on a communist conspiracy to overthrow the government, Hitler persuaded von Hindenburg to issue an emergency "Decree for the Protection of Person and State." (the model for the US PATRIOT Act I and II).
Some Canadians do firmly believe that the corporations have a right to earn a massive short term profit at the expense of every Canadian.
www.canadiancontent.net /forums/about738-0-asc-15.html   (4329 words)

 Canadian Genealogy Centre - Divorce   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
From 1840 to 1968, divorces in Canada were granted by private acts of the Parliament of Canada.
Before 1867, only five divorce acts were passed and published either in the Statutes of the Province of Canada or in the Journals of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada.
Divorce could be obtained only from a private act of the Parliament of the Government of Canada.
www.genealogy.gc.ca /10/100608_e.html   (945 words)

 BHMA - Greek Canadian Newspaper
On June 13th, the members of the Hellenic Community of Montreal will be electing a new Board of Directors.
It is a team with the potential to make us proud, once again, to be active members of the Hellenic Community of Montreal.
On June the 13th my vote will be going in its entirety to the Elpida 2000 team.
www.bhma.net /archive/2004/0611/03.asp   (1330 words)

First Year Head Coach, Christie Lauzon is also going to make her debut as Raven Bench Boss this coming weekend when her Ravens will play the Cassovia Basket Club on Saturday, September 13th at 6PM, in the Ravens Nest.
While it is an exhibition game not many coaches can say their first game as a head coach was against an elite international team.
The Ravens have arranged for the Slovak Under-19 team to take a ride on the Rideau Canal, visit the Parliament Buildings, visit the Museum of Civilization and attend the showing of Pulse at the Imax Theatre.
www.universitysport.ca /e/print_story.cfm?ID=607   (392 words)

 Asian Canadian - arts:culture:news:events
"Canadians of all age groups are not saving enough actively by putting money aside for a rainy day," said Benjamin Tal, senior economist at CIBC World Markets.
Other shows tell the stories of a Finnish suffragist from 1914, a Black runaway slave and freedom fighter from 1851 and a Muslim woman today who is fighting for gender equality in her community.
Canadian and Chinese officials also signed a number of bilateral agreements on air and rail transport, food inspection, health research and nuclear research and development.
www.asiancanadian.net   (13147 words)

 Limerick Leader - April 13th, 2002 - Features - Odds and Ends   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
He was twice elected to the Canadian parliament.
Disappointed at not getting a seat at the cabinet table, and a continuing drink problem, led to his taking his own life in 1901.
The Kilfinane/Coshlea Historical Journal costs €6 and, is I understand, available at outlets in Kilfinane and surrounding areas.
www.limerick-leader.ie /issues/20020413/seoighe.html   (1171 words)

 SANS Parliament Hill 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
After attending Parliament Hill 2004, Richard de Borja of Rogers Communications concluded that SANS is "simply the best among security professionals!!!"
We guarantee that you will be able to use what you learn in the classroom the day you return to the office.
SANS Parliament Hill 2005 will be held at the Ottawa Marriott where special rates have been arranged for SANS attendees.
www.sans.org /parliamenthill2005   (477 words)

 Canadian Member of Parliament Responds to Practitioners' Email Appeal Regarding the Hong Kong Trial | Clearharmony ...
Canadian Member of Parliament Responds to Practitioners' Email Appeal Regarding the Hong Kong Trial
Canadian Member of Parliament Responds to Practitioners' Email Appeal Regarding the Hong Kong Trial
Canadian Court Rejects Newspaper's Appeal and continues to Forbid it to Publish Defamatory Articles about Falun Gong
www.clearharmony.net /articles/200208/6174.html   (338 words)

 Radicus Internet - Canadian business news
NEW YORK (AP) -- Responding to the growing popularity of cheaper Canadian drugs among U.S. consumers, GlaxoSmithKline is threatening to stop supplying wholesalers and retailers in that country unless they cease their cross-border sales.
TORONTO (AP) -- Canadian auto workers chose General Motors on Thursday for the heavy bargaining on a new contract that will serve as a target for agreements with the other two major North American producers.
TORONTO (AP) -- Nortel Networks shares skidded Wednesday after the Canadian fiber optics giant disclosed plans to cut another 7,000 jobs, or 16.6 percent of its work force, by the end of 2002 and forecast lower revenue than expected for the third quarter.
www.radicus.net /news/listall/world.americas.canada.biz.asp   (6707 words)

 Conferences - Canadian Social Research Links
"The Canadian Conference on Homelessness is the first national, cross-sectoral and interdisciplinary forum for sharing and collaboration in order to explore the links between research and action, and to continue to move towards effective long-term solutions in homelessness issues.
This conference website is a fine example of why social researchers should include websites for upcoming and recent conferences on their list of online resources to peruse from time to time --- you'll often find large collections of timely and relevant papers and presentations on conference websites - keep them in mind...
On April 22, 2004, the Canadian Government submitted A Canada Fit For Children, Canada's official response to its commitment for a National Plan of Action for children made at the United Nations General Assembly Special Session on Children in May 2002.
www.canadiansocialresearch.net /confer.htm   (8546 words)

 Canadian Rugby
Caps Mike Andrew with Canadian Direct Insurance VP The Capilanos hoist the Rounsefell Cup.
Canadian team player Matt King will suit up for On Jake Osborne was the lone try scorer for the Young
Canadian Coach Ric Suggitt is unhappy with Rugby C
www.canadianrugbynews.com /photo_archive.cfm   (12352 words)

 Canadian Politics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
* Well Known People Who Happen to be Canadian - Huge collection of Canadian celebrities and historic figures, with an emphasis on the living.
* Canadian Forest Service (Natural Resources Canada) - The Canadian Forest Service's (CFS) mission: "To promote the sustainable development of Canada's forests and competitiveness of the Canadian forest sector for the well-being of present and future generations of Canadians.
* Then and Now: Women in Canadian Legislature - from the National Library of Canada, brief biographical portraits of 25 "remarkable women" who have served in Parliament or in provincial or territorial legislatures.
oakbay.sd61.bc.ca /~library/politics.html   (818 words)

 Canadian Interuniversity Sport
Raven Bench Boss this coming weekend when her Ravens will play the Cassovia
Basket Club on Saturday, September 13th at 6PM, in the Ravens Nest.
Parliament Buildings, visit the Museum of Civilization and attend the
www.universitysport.ca /e/w_basketball/story_detail.cfm?id=607   (480 words)

 Canadian Health Coalition
Scott Sinclair / Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
Concerned Canadian citizens arrive at the Supreme Court on a
Vioxx disaster exposes the dark downside of corporate rule
www.healthcoalition.ca   (282 words)

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