Constitution Act (No. 2), 1975
|Constitution Act (No. 2), 1975
(British North America Act (No. 2), 1975) (1975)
|Increased the number of Senate seats to 104 from 102 and allocated one seat for the Yukon and one for the Northwest Territories.|
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and House of Commons of Canada, enacts as follows:-
|Constitution of Senate altered.||1.||Notwithstanding anything in the Constitution Act, 1867, or in any Act of the Parliament of Canada, or in any order in council or terms or conditions of union made or approved under any such Act,
|"Province".||2.||For the purposes of this Act, the term "Province" in section 23 of the Constitution Act, 1867 has the same meaning as is assigned to the term "province" by section 28 of the Interpretation Act.|
|Short title and citation.||3.||This Part may be cited as the Constitution Act (No. 2), 1975.|
- As enacted by the Constitution Act, 1982. The section, as originally enacted, reads as follows:
- 3.This Act may be cited as the British North America Act (No. 2), 1975, and shall be included among the Acts that may be cited as the British North America Acts, 1867 to 1975.
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