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Civil Service, jurisdiction of Dominion,

242

Clerk House of Commons, 139
Commission of Governor-General, 163
Commission of Lieutenant-Governor,
80
Committee:

bills relating to trade or money
introduced in, 153

bills usually referred to, 157
except the Appropriation bill, 157
chairman of, 158

examination of witnesses before,

157

kinds of, 155

1. of the whole, 155

2. special, 155

(a) Standing Committees, 155
for what subjects appointed, 155
number of members, 155

(b) Special, to consider specific
subjects, 156

number of members, 156

who can be members, 156
3. joint, 156

on private bills, how nominated,
161

procedure on going into Commit-
tee, 158

report, 158

Communications between House of
Commons and Senate, 159
Conference between the two Houses,
159

Conflicts between Provinces and Domi-
nion, 11

Congress of United States, compared
with Dominion Parliament, 9
Consolidated Fund, 199, 202
Constitution, sources of law of, 40
amendment of, 224, 265,
266

as regards House of Commons, 230
Governors, 230

Legislative Assembly, 231
Legislative Council, 230

Privileges, 231

Constitutional Act 1791, 18

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Disqualifications of voters for Provin-
cial Assemblies, 60
Dissolution of Parliament, advice of
ministers, 186

Dissolution :

of Dominion Parliament, 121
by demise of Crown, 122
Governor-General, 121
lapse of time, 121
of provincial legislature, 49
Distribution of seats:

in the Dominion, 124
in the Provinces, 63
Divorce, 246

Divorce Bills, 161

Domicile, effect of, on debts, 248
Dominion Acts, affecting Constitution,

3, 41

Dominion Administration, see Admini-
stration.

Dominion Parliament:

dissolution, 121

functions of Governor-General,
121

Dominion Parliament:
Opening, 112

Commons, proceedings in, 112
election of Speaker, 112
oath of allegiance, 112
reading bill, pro forma, 114
roll of members, 112
Senate, proceedings in, 112

Speech of the Governor-General,
116

address in reply to, 115
consideration of, 115

Payment of members, 118
Privileges, 117

defined by Statute, 117
Prorogation, 120

effect of, 120
Quorum, 116

in House of Commons, 116
in Senate, 116

Summoning, 110

on advice of Privy Council, 111
powers of Governor-General, 111
proclamation, form of, 111

Duration of Parliament, 8

Education, 246

Dominion powers, 247

appeal to Governor-General, 247
Provincial Powers, 247

Election of legislative Councillors in
Prince Edward's Island, 74
Election Petitions, 137

in case of provincial elections, 65
in Dominion, how tried, 138
jurisdiction of Dominion, 245
Electoral Districts:

in the Dominion, 124
in the Provinces, 63

Electors of Provincial Assemblies, 55
British Columbia, 60
Manitoba, 59

New Brunswick, 58
Nova Scotia, 57

N. W. Territories, 60
Ontario, 56

Prince Edward's Island, 59
Quebec, 57

Enacting clauses in the provinces, 52
English Constitution, influence of, on
Canada, 3

Evidence of a member's return, 136
Exchequer Court, 216

appeals from, 217, 218

concurrent jurisdiction of, 217
enforcement of process of, 219
exclusive jurisdiction of, 217
Executive, see Administration.
Executive Councils, 84
Executive power, sphere of, 4
Excise, alteration of laws regarding,
235

Expenses of Dominion elections, 125
Expropriation Act, 204

Federation, proposals for, 21
Finance, Department of :
accounts, 202
audit office, 198
Auditor-General, 199

duties of, 201

consolidated fund, 199, 202

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