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Author Kunz, F. A

Title The modern Senate of Canada, 1925-1963 : a re-appraisal / F.A. Kunz
Published [Toronto] : University of Toronto Press, [1965]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 395 pages)
Series Canadian government series ; 15
Canadian government series ; 15
Contents Preface -- Bibliographical note -- Introduction : A theory of Second Chambers -- Part I : The structure of the Senate -- 1. The appointing system -- 2. The composition of the Senate -- 3. The Senate and partisanship: party organization -- 4. The Senate and partisanship: partisanshop and impartiality -- 5. Procedure and organization of business -- Part II : The Senate at work: technical functions -- 6. Technical revision of legislation: service by a second look -- 7. Initiation of legislation: service by a first look -- 8. General debates and Private Members' Bills -- 9. The committee system of the Senate -- Part III : The Senate at work: its substantive role -- 10. The Senate versus the Executive -- 11. The Senate and sectional interests -- 12. The powers of the Senate and relations between the two Houses -- Conclusion -- Appendices -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Canada. Parliament. Senate.
Constitutional history -- Canada.
Genre/Form Senat
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1487589468 (electronic bk.)
9781487589462 (electronic bk.)