Stuart Sinclair GARSON

GARSON, The Hon. Stuart Sinclair, P.C., C.C., Q.C.

Parliamentary Career

December 20, 1948 - April 30, 1949
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  Marquette (Manitoba)
  • Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (November 15, 1948 - June 20, 1957)
June 27, 1949 - June 13, 1953
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  Marquette (Manitoba)
  • Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (November 15, 1948 - June 20, 1957)
  • Solicitor General of Canada (August 7, 1950 - October 14, 1952)
August 10, 1953 - April 12, 1957
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  Marquette (Manitoba)
  • Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (November 15, 1948 - June 20, 1957)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1314 of 1314)


January 28, 1949

Hon. Stuart S. Garson (Minister of Justice) moved

for leave to introduce Bill No. 2, to amend the Supreme Court Act.

Topic:   SUPREME COURT ACT
Subtopic:   VARIOUS AMENDMENTS
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January 28, 1949

Mr. Garson:

This bill comprises a number of amendments the purpose of which is to clarify existing sections in the act; they involve no change in principle. There is, however, one notable change, and that is the proposal to abolish appeals from the Supreme Court of Canada to the privy council.

Motion agreed to and bill read the first time.

Topic:   SUPREME COURT ACT
Subtopic:   VARIOUS AMENDMENTS
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