A Quick Guide to Researching Canadian Statutes, The Canadian Abridgment
ISBN/ISSN/Product Number: 0-459-24409-4
Product Type: Book
Number of Pages: Approximately 36 pages
Number of Volumes: 1 volume bound
Binding: Softcover Coil/Spiral
Publication Date: 2006-07-14
Publisher: Carswell
Price: $14.00

Can We Help?

If you need assistance, please call us at

  • (416) 609-3800 (Toronto & international)
  • 1-800-387-5164 (toll free Canada & US)

We will be glad to assist you.

Take this portable guide with you to the library, the classroom, or even home. Save endless hours of research time looking through multiple sources for the same information. All the legislative basics you need are in one convenient, easy-to-access guide: • The major issues covered by the Constitution, including the division of powers between the federal and provincial governments, a brief description of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, and a list of the eight formal procedures for amending Canada’s Constitution • Flowcharts depicting the progress of bills through federal and provincial statutes and their enactment as laws • Step-by-step guide to updating (in print and online) federal and provincial statutes, divided by jurisdiction • Useful print and online resources to aid researchers in tracking the progress of federal and provincial statutes, as well in updating statutes to reflect the latest amendments and developments in the law Subscribers to this product will automatically receive a complimentary copy of the Canadian Abridgment Poster. This poster will aid the subscriber in understanding the Canadian Abridgment suite of products, both in print and online.