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Supreme Court Act

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The Supreme Court Act (the Act) is an Act passed by the Parliament of Canada which established the Supreme Court of Canada. [1]

13 relations: Amendments to the Constitution of Canada, Constitution Act, 1867, Constitution Act, 1982, Constitution of Canada, History of the Supreme Court of Canada, Judicial Committee of the Privy Council, Parliament of Canada, Patriation, Reference question, Reference Re Secession of Quebec, Reference Re Supreme Court Act, ss 5 and 6, Statute, Supreme Court of Canada.

Amendments to the Constitution of Canada

Amendments to the Constitution of Canada are changes to the Constitution of Canada.

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Constitution Act, 1867

The Constitution Act, 1867, 30 & 31 Victoria, c. 3 (U.K.), R.S.C. 1985, App.

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Constitution Act, 1982

The Constitution Act, 1982 (Schedule B of the Parliament of the United Kingdom's Canada Act 1982) is a part of the Constitution of Canada.

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Constitution of Canada

The Constitution of Canada is the supreme law in Canada; the country's constitution is an amalgamation of codified acts and uncodified traditions and conventions.

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History of the Supreme Court of Canada

The Supreme Court of Canada was founded in 1875 and has served as the final court of appeal in Canada since 1949.

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Judicial Committee of the Privy Council

The Judicial Committee of the Privy Council (JCPC) is the highest court of appeal for certain British territories and Commonwealth countries.

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Parliament of Canada

The Parliament of Canada (Parlement du Canada) is the federal legislature of Canada, seated at Parliament Hill in Ottawa, the national capital.

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Patriation

Patriation was the political process that led to full Canadian sovereignty, culminating with the Constitution Act, 1982.

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Reference question

In Canadian law, a reference question (formally called abstract review) is a submission by the federal or a provincial government to the courts asking for an advisory opinion on a major legal issue.

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Reference Re Secession of Quebec

Reference Re Secession of Quebec, is a landmark judgment of the Supreme Court of Canada regarding the legality, under both Canadian and international law, of a unilateral secession of Quebec from Canada.

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Reference Re Supreme Court Act, ss 5 and 6

Reference Re Supreme Court Act, ss 5 and 6, 2014 SCC 21 is a decision of the Supreme Court of Canada concerning the eligibility of members of the Quebec courts and the Quebec Bar to be appointed to the three seats on the Supreme Court reserved for Quebec.

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Statute

A statute is a formal written enactment of a legislative authority that governs a city, state, or country.

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Supreme Court of Canada

The Supreme Court of Canada (Cour suprême du Canada) is the highest court of Canada, the final court of appeals in the Canadian justice system.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supreme_Court_Act

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