The Canadian House of Commons procedure and reform by John Benjamin Stewart

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal .

Written in English

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  • Canada. Parliament. House of Commons -- Rules and practice.

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StatementJohn B. Stewart.
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LC ClassificationsKE4658 .S74
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 337 p. ;
Number of Pages337
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Open LibraryOL4614548M
ISBN 100773502564
LC Control Number77378550

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