The Resource Bilingualism in the federal courts, Marie-Ève Hudon ; Parliamentary Information and Research Service, (electronic resource)

Bilingualism in the federal courts, Marie-Ève Hudon ; Parliamentary Information and Research Service, (electronic resource)

Label
Bilingualism in the federal courts
Title
Bilingualism in the federal courts
Statement of responsibility
Marie-Ève Hudon ; Parliamentary Information and Research Service
Title variation
Bilinguisme dans les tribunaux fédéraux.
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This document analyzes the rules that govern the use of both official languages in the federal courts, that is, the courts established by Parliament. It gives a brief overview of Canada's court system before examining the legislative, constitutional and judicial framework of bilingualism in the federal courts. Lastly, it reviews the unique case of the Supreme Court of Canada and summarizes the recent debate on adding language requirements for the judges who sit on the Supreme Court bench
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Hudon, Marie-Ève
Dewey number
306.4460971
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
LC call number
P115.5.C2
LC item number
H833 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Canada
  • Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
Series statement
Background paper
Series volume
2011-40-E
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  • Courts
  • Bilingualism
Label
Bilingualism in the federal courts, Marie-Ève Hudon ; Parliamentary Information and Research Service, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.deslibris.ca/ID/230047
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "30 September 2011."
  • Issued as part of the desLibris documents collection
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 13-15)
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • 1. Brief overview of Canada's court system -- 1.1 Administrative tribunals -- 1.2 Provincial and territorial courts -- 1.3 Federal courts --
  • 2. The legislative, constitutional and judicial framework of bilingualism in federal courts -- 2.1 Administering justice in both official languages -- 2.1.1 A bijural and bilingual justice system -- 2.1.2 The use of official languages -- 2.1.3 Verbal and written communication -- 2.1.4 The right to a trial in the language of one's choice -- 2.1.5 Decisions, judgments and orders -- 2.1.6 The authority to make implementing rules -- 2.2 Appointing bilingual judges -- 2.3 The right to be heard or understood in the language of one's choice -- 2.4 Access to justice in the language of one's choice -- 2.5 Language training -- 2.6 The equality of the two official languages --
  • 3. The Supreme Court of Canada: a unique case -- 3.1 Exceptions that apply to the Supreme Court -- 3.2 Recent debates in the public and political spheres -- 3.2.1 Amendment bills -- 3.2.2 Summary of the debates --
  • 4. Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic text (i, 15 p.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
digital file.
Publisher number
230047
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)swl00400127
  • (OCoLC)768410911
  • (CaOOCEL)230047
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Bilingualism in the federal courts, Marie-Ève Hudon ; Parliamentary Information and Research Service, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.deslibris.ca/ID/230047
Publication
Note
  • "30 September 2011."
  • Issued as part of the desLibris documents collection
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 13-15)
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • 1. Brief overview of Canada's court system -- 1.1 Administrative tribunals -- 1.2 Provincial and territorial courts -- 1.3 Federal courts --
  • 2. The legislative, constitutional and judicial framework of bilingualism in federal courts -- 2.1 Administering justice in both official languages -- 2.1.1 A bijural and bilingual justice system -- 2.1.2 The use of official languages -- 2.1.3 Verbal and written communication -- 2.1.4 The right to a trial in the language of one's choice -- 2.1.5 Decisions, judgments and orders -- 2.1.6 The authority to make implementing rules -- 2.2 Appointing bilingual judges -- 2.3 The right to be heard or understood in the language of one's choice -- 2.4 Access to justice in the language of one's choice -- 2.5 Language training -- 2.6 The equality of the two official languages --
  • 3. The Supreme Court of Canada: a unique case -- 3.1 Exceptions that apply to the Supreme Court -- 3.2 Recent debates in the public and political spheres -- 3.2.1 Amendment bills -- 3.2.2 Summary of the debates --
  • 4. Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic text (i, 15 p.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
digital file.
Publisher number
230047
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)swl00400127
  • (OCoLC)768410911
  • (CaOOCEL)230047
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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