June 14, 1948 (20th Parliament, 4th Session)

LIB

James Lorimer Ilsley (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Liberal

Mr. ILSLEY:

Mr. Speaker, this bill consists of two sections only. The first section provides that the consent for prosecution may be given, not only by the attorney general but by the deputy attorney general. The second section provides for the repeal of Ontario's pre-confederation statute respecting the observance of the Lord's Day, thereby placing the matter in Ontario entirely under the Lord's Day Act.

Topic:   LORD'S DAY ACT
Subtopic:   AMENDMENTS AS TO LEAVE TO PROSECUTE-REPEAL OF ONTARIO PRE-CON FEDERATION STATUTE
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