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Unlike the United States, Canada has nationalized health care that imposes price caps on pharmaceuticals.
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The simplest and most effective way for the federal government to control costs would be to directly negotiate with drug manufacturers, as it does for active military, the Veterans Administration and the federal prison system.
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  Order of Canada
The Order of Canada, centrepiece of the Canadian system of HONOURS, was instituted on 1 July 1967, the 100th anniversary of Confederation.
Appointments are made by the governor general, based on the recommendations of the Advisory Council of the Order, which meets twice a year under the chairmanship of the chief justice of Canada to consider nominations submitted by members of the public.
The order's badge is in the form of a stylized snowflake of 6 points and is worn at the neck by Companions and Officers and on the left breast by Members.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0005969   (255 words)

  
  Order of Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Queen of Canada, Queen Elizabeth II, is Sovereign of the Order and the serving Governor General of Canada is its Chancellor and Principal Companion.
The Order of Canada was instituted on April 17, 1967, by Queen Elizabeth II, on the advice of Prime Minister Lester Pearson.
The Order of New Zealand is modelled on the Order of the Companions of Honour and the Order of Merit.
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 Removal from the Order of Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Paragraph 25, section C of the Constitution of the Order of Canada allows the Governor General of Canada to remove a person from the Order of Canada by issuing an ordinance based on a decision of the Advisory Council of the Order of Canada.
When the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador was created in 2001 it included a removal system modelled after that one used by the Order of Canada.
Wilbert Keon, a surgeon, was made an Officer of the Order of Canada in 1984 and appointed to the Canadian Senate by Brian Mulroney in 1990.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Removal_from_the_Order_of_Canada   (2493 words)

  
 Order of Canada
Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem
The Order of Canada is the centrepiece of Canada’s honours system and recognizes a lifetime of outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation.
The insignia of the Order is a stylized snowflake of six points, with a red annulus at its centre which bears a stylized maple leaf circumscribed with the motto of the Order, DESIDERANTES MELIOREM PATRIAM (They desire a better country), surmounted by St. Edward’s Crown.
www.gg.ca /honours/nat-ord/oc/index_e.asp   (516 words)

  
 Order of Canada recognizes alumni's 'life's work' | University of Calgary
Bibby was one of three University of Calgary community members appointed to the Order of Canada in a July 24 announcement by Governor-General Michaëlle Jean.
MacKenzie, appointed a Member to the Order of Canada, was recognized with an honorary Doctor of Laws degree by the University in 2000 for his role in nine peacekeeping tours at various ranks of command, and in particular as chief of staff of the United Nations Protection Force in the former Yugoslavia in 1992.
The three levels of the Order of Canada–Companion, Officer and Member–recognize various levels of achievement and merit in service to Canada or to humanity at large.
www.ucalgary.ca /news/uofcpublications/oncampus/weekly/august18-06/orderofcanada   (626 words)

  
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 Chrétien, MacLeod among new appointments to Order of Canada
Jean and the Order of Canada advisory council also announced 47 new members, recognized for having made remarkable achievements on the local or regional level.
Considered the country's highest civilian honour, the Order celebrates a milestone anniversary on Canada Day: Created on July 1, 1967, the Order is celebrating 40 years of recognizing extraordinary Canadians and their achievements.
Canada's first ever ombudsman for veterans is vowing to go to the wall for those who have served in the military as he prepares to begin the job of addressing their concerns.
www.cbc.ca /canada/story/2007/06/29/order-canada-appts.html   (1310 words)

  
 Canku Ota - January 25, 2003 - Four Nunavummiut Receive Order of Canada
Zacharias Kunuk of Igloolik was made an officer of the Order of Canada.
Former Nunavut and Northwest Territories commissioner Helen Maksagak was made a member of the Order of Canada.
She served as the first woman and the first Inuk commissioner of the Northwest Territories and was appointed the first commissioner of the newly created Territory of Nunavut.
www.turtletrack.org /Issues03/Co01252003/CO_01252003_Order_Canada.htm   (677 words)

  
 CBC News In Depth: Order of Canada
The Order of Canada is awarded to Canadians who have made a recognizable difference to the country.
The honour, which is the highest in Canada, was established in 1967 to recognize extraordinary Canadians and their extraordinary achievements.
Neilson appointed to Order of Canada (Jan. 17, 2003)
www.cbc.ca /news/background/orderofcanada   (1460 words)

  
 Order of Canada: Bobby Curtola
Comprising orders, decorations, medals, armorial bearings, and other heraldic devices, the Canadian Honours System was established on July 1, 1967 with the creation of the Order of Canada.
Charles Dubin, a former chief justice of the Ontario Supreme Court, was given the Order of Canada for his overall contribution to the Canadian judiciary, but most Canadians remember him for his inquiry into the use of enhancement-performing drugs.
The contribution of athletes to the country was acknowledged yesterday in the Order of Canada award to Donald Jackson, gold medal winner at the 1962 World Figure Skating Championships in Prague.
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 Vancouver Florist, BC, Canada - Order & Send Flowers Online
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One of the most important things to do when looking for a florist to fill your floral order is to make sure the florist selected is a local florist in the same city or town as the recipient of the flowers.
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In addition we have our own medication order and tracking departments, which in most cases makes it, is faster, easier and less costly to order your prescription medicine from our Canadian pharmacy*.
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 Governor General Announces New Appointments to the Order of Canada
The Order of Canada was established in 1967 to recognize outstanding achievement and service in various fields of human endeavour.
Appointments are made on the recommendation of an advisory council, chaired by the chief justice of Canada.
The governor general is the Chancellor and Principal Companion of the Order.
www.gg.ca /media/doc.asp?lang=e&DocID=4984   (539 words)

  
 CANOE -- CNEWS - Canada: Order of Canada recipients named   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Kielburger, the founder of the lobby group Free the Children, was just 12 when he became an unlikely champion of child rights after learning of the murder of Iqbal Masih, a child slave from Pakistan whose own efforts to defend the rights of child labourers cost him his life.
He was appointed a member of the Order of Canada in 1975.
Credited in some circles with discovering a young Arnold Schwarzenegger, Weider was made a Knight of the National Order of Quebec and he received the French Legion of Honour in 2000.
cnews.canoe.ca /CNEWS/Canada/2007/02/20/3648170-cp.html   (813 words)

  
 Order of Canada medal on eBay   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Order of Canada recognizes a lifetime of outstanding achievement, dedication to the community, and service to the country.
Lanctot was awarded the Order of Canada's medal of service just five days after the order was established on July 1, 1967.
Today, 64 individuals are appointed each year as officers to the Order of Canada.
www.canada.com /nationalpost/story.html?id=1af7d0a0-7f65-4243-94cd-a7bd2e8e2024&k=43482   (596 words)

  
 Companion of the Order of Canada (CC) - Veterans Affairs Canada
The Order of Canada established as the centrepiece of Canada's system of honours to pay tribute to those who exemplify the highest qualities of citizenship and whose contributions enrich the lives of their contemporaries.
The Queen of Canada is the Sovereign Head of the order and the Governor-General is the Chancellor and the Principal Companion.
Half of the new entrants to the order are appointed in July of each year and the other half in December.
www.vac-acc.gc.ca /remembers/sub.cfm?source=collections/cmdp/mainmenu/group02/cc   (519 words)

  
 Order of Canada: losing credibility
The Order of Canada was established in 1967, Canada’s centennial year, to recognize outstanding lifetime achievements of extraordinary people in their work on behalf of their communities and their country.
Alan Eagleson, a former hockey agent and executive director of the NHL Players Association was invested into the Order as a Member in 1989, mainly for his work in bringing the 1972 hockey series between Canada and the Soviet Union into fruition.
Appointed to the Order in May, 2001, Biron has been highly critical of section 810 of the Criminal Code that allows a court to impose conditions upon criminals who have completed their sentences.
www.canadafreepress.com /2005/weinreb061705.htm   (778 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Shania Twain receives Order of Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Governor General Michaelle Jean, Canada's ceremonial head of state, pinned the Order of Canada medal on Twain's lapel during a ceremony in Ottawa.
The Order of Canada is the country's highest honor for lifetime achievement.
The appointments were established in 1967 and are made on the recommendation of an advisory council, headed by the chief justice of Canada.
www.usatoday.com /life/people/2005-11-18-twain-honored_x.htm?POE=LIFISVA   (252 words)

  
 CTV.ca | Ahenakew stripped of Order of Canada
The order's advisory council told him that he could resign voluntarily or contest the revocation.
The former chief of the FSIN and the Assembly of First Nations claimed at his trial his blood sugar was up that day and that his diabetes medication had been changed.
Only one other person has been stripped of the Order of Canada since it was created in 1967 to honour outstanding Canadians.
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 Order of Canada
The motto of the Order of Canada is compellingly direct: "They desire a better country." As we honour what they have achieved, I hope Canadians will be inspired to carry on in that tradition.
He soon learned that the Order of Canada had been established in 1967; there were already some 1,200 members, including the 150 who had been elevated to the highest level as Companions.
His Canadians, the Companions of the Order of Canada, were people of success and achievement; that success, however, was measured not in monetary or prestige terms, but in terms of talent, insight and a tender regard for humanity.
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 Minnesota RxConnect : Order Your Medicine from Canada or the U.K.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 Friday 8 May 1998 Order of Canada recognizes great Canadians - National News - The Ottawa Citizen Online
She said "All across Canada there are thousands and thousands of incredibly accomplished giving, sharing people who are developing new things...
Charles Dubin, a former chief justice of the Ontario Supreme Court, was given the Order of Canada for his overall contribution to the Canadian judiciary, but most Canadians remember him for his inquiry into the use of enhancement-performing drugs.
The contribution of athletes to the country was acknowledged yesterday in the Order of Canada award to Donald Jackson, gold medal winner at the 1962 World Figure Skating Championships in Prague.
www.jacksonskates.com /html/citizen.html   (1097 words)

  
 The Order of Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Order of Canada recognizes outstanding achievements and lifetime contributions by people in all sectors of Canadian society, including artists, business people, scientists, educators and community workers.
All Canadians are eligible for the Order of Canada with the exception of federal and territorial politicians and judges while in office.
Officers and Members may be elevated within the Order in recognition of further achievement (there are three levels including the Companion, the Officer, and the Member).
www.gov.nu.ca /commorder.htm   (133 words)

  
 Gretzky receives Order of Canada
 No. 99 was named an officer of the Order on June 25, 1984, during his heyday with the Edmonton Oilers, for outstanding contribution to the sport of hockey.
 Since the Order ceremonies are always held during the hockey season, it took 13 years, seven months and two governor generals before Gretzky, now a centre with the New York Rangers, could accept the honor.
 Eagleson's membership in the Order is currently under review after he was sent to prison for defrauding, among others, former NHL players.
slam.canoe.ca /Gretzky/orderofcanada.html   (511 words)

  
 Jennings-Order-Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: )
His nomination to the order was submitted months before Jennings announced on the air in April that he had lung cancer.
His father, Charles Jennings, was the first person to anchor a nightly national news program in Canada and later became head of the CBC's news division.
Like Jennings, author Mordecai Richler was named a member of the Order of Canada just before he died in 2001, at age 70.
www.recorder.ca /cp/National/050811/n081111A.html   (371 words)

  
 News - Aga Khan Conferred the Order of Canada, 6 June 2005
The Aga Khan was invested as an honorary Companion, the Order of Canada’s highest formal civilian tribute, “in recognition of his life of generosity, of thoughtful stewardship, and of benevolent spiritual direction,” said the Governor General
The Order of Canada is the centrepiece of Canada’s Honours System and recognizes people in all sectors of Canadian society.
During his visit to Canada, the Aga Khan will meet with the Prime Minister of Canada, the Right Honourable Paul Martin, the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Minister responsible for Status of Women, the Honourable Liza Frulla, as well as the Minister of International Cooperation, the Honourable Aileen Carroll.
www.akdn.org /news/2005June06_Ottawa2.html   (508 words)

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