Canada's System of Justice: The Canadian Constitution

A constitution provides the fundamental rules and principles that govern a country. It creates many of the institutions and branches of government, and defines their powers. Read more about Canada's Constitution.

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produced by
Canada Department of Justice
produced in
2015
resource type
basics
tags
Canadian Constitution, constitutional law, BNA Act, Constitution Act, supreme law, aboriginal rights, treaty rights, executive, legislative, judiciary, federal system, bijuralism, common law, Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms