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Payment of Members, 53
annual allowance, 53

for part of session, 54
deduction for absence, 53
for illness, 53
travelling expenses, 54
how payment is made, 54
Prorogation, 49

powers of Lieutenant-Governor,

49

manner of, 49

form of proclamation, 50
Summoning of the legislature, 44
powers of Lieutenant-Governor,

44

revision of instructions, 50
form of Summons, 45, 46
Supreme within limits of their
powers, 227

Public debt, 235

liability of Provinces to Dominion,
236

under jurisdiction of the Dominion,
236

Public Property:

belonging to Dominion, 233
debts of provinces, 234

escheated lands, 235

legislative powers regarding, 235
Public Printing, Department of, 194

duties, 194

officers, 194

printing, 194

stationery, 195

Public works:

jurisdiction of Dominion and the
Provinces, 240

Public works, Department of, 202

duties, 203

officers, 203

Publication of Papers, 70

Qualifications:

of Electors to House of Commons,
124

of Legislative Councillors, 73

of Members of House of Commons,

129

of Members of Provincial Assem-

blies, 61, 62

of Senators, 144

Quarantine, 239
Quebec :

Courts of Civil jurisdiction, 88
of Criminal jurisdiction, 138
Distribution of seats, 63
History of the Province, 15-22
constituted a province, 15
first governor, 15
his powers, 15

his instructions, 15
first Council, 16
early laws, 16
Quebec Act 1774, 16

its provisions, 16
effects of American war, 17
division of the Province, 17
Constitutional Act, 18

its provisions, 18
failure of the Act, 18

report of Lord Durham, 19
the Union Act 1840, 19
introduction of responsible Go-
vernment, 19

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Quebec, Legislative Council:
Speaker of, 75

Quebec, province of, constituted, 15
Quebec Act, 16

Quebec Conference, 21, 37

Quebec resolutions, 37

Queen's Counsel, 172
Queen's Printer, 194
Quorum :

of House of Commons, 116

of legislative Councils, 75
of Provincial assemblies, 66
of Senate, 116, 147

Registration office, 193
Religion, bills relative to, 154
Reserving bills, 165, 166, 272
Resignation:

of Members of House of Commons,
140

of Members of legislative assem-
blies, 71

of legislative Councillors, 76

of Ministers, 185

of Senators, 147

Responsible government, conceded to

Canada, 19

Responsibility:

of Governor-General, 179

to colonies, 179

to Crown, 179

to Parliament, 179

to the Courts of Law, 179

Recount of votes, 135

Return of returning officer, 135, 136
Revenue, 199

Revision of Voters' Lists, 127
Rupert's Land, ceded to Canada, 27

Salary:

of Civil service, how fixed, 242
of Governor-General, 164
may be varied, 230

of Lieutenant-Governors, how
fixed, 242

paid by Dominion, 230

of Ministers, 184

of Judges, by whom fixed, 242

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appointment of,
by Crown, 143

by Governor-General, 145, 164
form of appointment, 146
introduction of Senators, 146
privileges of, 147

qualifications of, questions as to
determined by Senate, 145

resignation of, 146

tenure of office, 147
vacating office,

absence of duties, 148
becoming bankrupt, 148
ceasing to be qualified, 148
conviction of crime, 148
losing citizenship, 148
Sergeant at Arms, 140
Sessional orders, 150

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