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Some aspects of Canadian and Australian federal constitutional law

W. P. M. Kennedy

Some aspects of Canadian and Australian federal constitutional law

by W. P. M. Kennedy

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Published by Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.,
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Constitutional law -- Canada.,
    • Constitutional law -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W.P.M. Kennedy ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJL27 .K4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination13 p.
      Number of Pages13
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6390169M
      LC Control Number39020081
      OCLC/WorldCa10798608

      Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-FictionLong-listed for the National Book AwardFinalist, Current Interest Category, Los Angeles Times Book PrizesOne of The New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of Short-listed for the Inaugural Goddard Riverside Stephan. Australian Constitutional Law: Foundations and Theory, 3e explains and evaluates the Australian constitutional system in relation to the classical principles of constitutional government such as the rule of law, separation of powers, representation, executive responsibility, federalism and fundamental rights. In this third edition, Suri Ratnapala has been joined by Jonathan Crowe as co-author.

      A reader requests expansion of this book to include more material. You can help by adding new material (learn how) or ask for assistance in the reading room. The following text is intended to provide an overview of the principles of Constitutional law of Canada and its related jurisprudence. The rule of law is a fundamental principle, not only of Canadian constitutional law, but of Canadian life. The stereotype of Canadians as straight-laced people who want everything done "by the book" suggests how seriously the country takes the rule of law.

      Canadian Constitutional Law, 4th Edition [The Constitutional Law Group] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Canadian Constitutional Law, 4th EditionAuthor: The Constitutional Law Group. Constitutional law is the law that establishes, allocates and limits public power. In modern times, most major constitutions are written, although this is not invariably so, and some major constitutions - that of the United Kingdom, for example - remain unwritten. Canada's constitution is somewhat unique.


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Some aspects of Canadian and Australian federal constitutional law by W. P. M. Kennedy Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kennedy, W.P.M. (William Paul McClure), Some aspects of Canadian and Australian federal constitutional law.

Canadian constitutional law (French: droit constitutionnel du Canada) is the area of Canadian law relating to the interpretation and application of the Constitution of Canada by the laws of Canada, both provincial and federal, must conform to the Constitution and any laws inconsistent with the Constitution have no force or effect.

In Reference re Secession of Quebec, the Supreme. -- The nature of Canadian federalism. -- The disallowance of provincial acts in the Dominion of Canada. -- Law and custom in the Canadian constitution. -- Some aspects of Canadian and Australian federal constitutional law.

-- The imperial conferences, the Statute of Westminster. Canadian federalism (French: fédéralisme canadien) involves the current nature and historical development of the federal system in Canada. Canada is a federation with eleven components: the national Government of Canada and ten provincial eleven governments derive their authority from the Constitution of are also three territorial governments in the far north.

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